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Yousuf Karsh

Heroes of Light and Shadow

by Yousuf Karsh

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Published by Stoddart .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art Forms, Treatments & Subjects,
  • Photographs: collections,
  • Portraits,
  • Exhibitions,
  • 1908-,
  • Photography,
  • Portrait photography,
  • Photo Techniques,
  • Karsh, Yousuf,,
  • Criticism,
  • Subjects & Themes - Portraits,
  • Celebrities

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDeutsches Historisches Museum (Corporate Author)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8080015M
    ISBN 100773733108
    ISBN 109780773733107
    OCLC/WorldCa46810517

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    And this particular signed Karsh photo has San Diego history. The photo itself is signed by Karsh in black in two lines on the lower left margin of the photo “© Y Karsh | Ottawa.” But in addition to Karsh’s signature, this photo comes with a presentation letter from Karsh typed on his Ottawa studio stationery and signed “Yousuf Karsh. From Colonel Sanders to Grace Kelly: Iconic American Portraits by Yousuf Karsh The National Portrait Gallery’s exhibition on Yousuf Karsh will display a rotating selection of Karsh portraits.


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In this book Yousuf Karsh, whose great photographic portraits have revealed so vividly the outstanding personalities of our time, writes about his own life and work. It is the story of an Armenian immigrant boy who rose to be the world's finest portrait photographer, whose pictures, reproduced in newspapers, magazines, and books, and shown in.

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