Hiroshi Sugimoto

9/9/2022 art ◎ Taken from www.sothebys.com

Hiroshi Sugimoto, Bay of Sagami, AtamiHiroshi Sugimoto, Bay of Sagami, Atami

Can someone today view a scene just as primitive man might have?… Although the land is forever changing its form, the sea, I thought, is immutable. Thus began my travels back through time to the ancient seas of the world.”

Hiroshi Sugimoto quoted in: Exhibition Catalogue, Tokyo, Mori Art Museum, Hiroshi Sugimoto, 2005, p. 109.

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