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    Press Photographs of the Ethiopian Famine by Sebastia Salgado (9) and Black Islam in Senegal and Mali by Abbas (3).

    Sebastia Salgado (Brazilian, b. 1944). A group of nine press photographs illustrating the Ethiopian famine, 1984-1985. The archive graphically depicts the emaciated bodies of men, women and children suffering through the Ethiopian famine which led to over 400,000 deaths.

    9.5" x 7"
    Black and white
    Captioned on the verso with Magnum Photos, Inc. agency stamps.

    Condition: Excellent.

    Abbas (French, b. 1944). A group of three press photographs with views of Sufi religious observers in Mali and Senegal, 1988.

    7.5" x 11"
    Black and white
    Captioned on the verso with Abbas/Magnum agency stamps.

    Condition: Very good. Light toning and soiling to photos.


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    January, 2019
    15th Tuesday
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