René Burri, ‘São Paulo, Brazil’, 1960, Phillips

Image/Sheet: 112.5 x 169.8 cm (44 1/4 x 66 7/8 in.)
Frame: 122 x 179.8 cm (48 x 70 3/4 in.)

From the Catalogue:
‘Did I know those men on the roof when I took the photograph, no… I walked out onto the terrace and at the moment those guys came from nowhere and I shot.’

René Burri
Courtesy of Phillips

Signature: Signed and dated in ink on an artist label affixed to the reverse of the flush-mount; printed title, date and number 1/7 on a gallery label affixed to the reverse of the frame. Accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.

J. Lacouture et al., In Our Time: The World as Seen by Magnum Photographers, Norton, 1989, pp. 196-197
René Burri Photographs, Phaidon, 2004, cover and pp. 192-193

Atlas Gallery, London

About René Burri