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Karsh, Yousuf 1908-2002

Overview
Works: 289 works in 540 publications in 5 languages and 11,773 library holdings
Genres: Portraits  Biography  Pictorial works  Interviews  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Photographer, Author, Illustrator, Author of introduction, pho, Printer, Honoree
Classifications: TR681.F3, 779.20924
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Yousuf Karsh, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Yousuf Karsh
Portraits of greatness by Yousuf Karsh ( Book )
22 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and Danish and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ninety-six camera studies of world famous people, with the photographer's interview notes
Karsh, the art of the portrait : essays by Yousuf Karsh ( Book )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This volume offers readers new insights into the full range of the life and work of this internationally acclaimed Canadian photographer and portraitist. Following an exploration of the art of the Karsh photograph by James Borcoman, curator of the Karsh exhibition, art historian Estelle Jussim discusses the 'psychological portrait' in the work of Karsh and his contemporaries, photographer Philip J. Pocock outlines the biographical, historical, and social context within which Karsh carried out his profession, and archivist Lilly Koltun describes the Karsh Collection, purchased by the National Archives of Canada in 1987 and comprising some 355,000 negatives, prints, and transparencies
Karsh portraits by Yousuf Karsh ( Book )
15 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is Rome : a pilgrimage in words and pictures by H. V Morton ( Book )
9 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the Holy Land, a pilgrimage in words and pictures by H. V Morton ( Book )
9 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Warren Court by John P Frank ( Book )
6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Karsh : American legends : photographs and commentary by Yousuf Karsh ( Book )
8 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These diverse personalities, who have made our era so memorable
These are the sacraments by Fulton J Sheen ( Book )
12 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Karsh portfolio by Yousuf Karsh ( Book )
12 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrætfotografier af kendte personligheder
This is the Mass by Henri Daniel-Rops ( Book )
15 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For other editions, see Author Catalog
Faces of our time by Yousuf Karsh ( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Faces of destiny by Yousuf Karsh ( Book )
9 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and French and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seventy-five camera studies of world famous people, with the photographer's "brief biographical notes of [his] various subjects together with personal accounts of the adventures [he] had when photographing them."
Canada by Yousuf Karsh ( Book )
4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographers and their images by Fi McGhee ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"With anecdotes and details of the situations in which the photographs were taken and why this particular image has been selected, the text provides intriguing insights into the lives and techniques of the photographers." --P. [2] of jacket
Portraits by Karsh by Yousuf Karsh ( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Karsh : a fifty-year retrospective by Yousuf Karsh ( Book )
21 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fotografisk billedværk
Canadian strength : biographical sketches by Carolyn Cox ( Book )
6 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Canadian prints and drawings by Pamela Osler ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Karsh : the searching eye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yousuf Karsh photographed the 20th century's most esteemed political and cultural leaders, artists, actors, religious figures and scientists -- Winston Churchill, Albert Einstein, Ernest Hemingway, Pablo Picasso, Muhammad Ali, Indira Gandhi, Jackie Kennedy Onassis and many more.This classic documentary, produced in 1985, reveals the glamour in Karsh's life and the modesty he maintained while being privy to so many famous lives. Karsh himself is storyteller and guide as we view hundreds of his celebrated photographs. He is also seen at work in several photographic sessions, including a memorable one with the often-irascible Leonard Bernstein
Yousuf Karsh : Helden aus Licht und Schatten : Buch zur Ausstellung des Deutschen Historischen Museums vom 6. Dezember 2000 bis zum 27. Februar 2001 by Yousuf Karsh ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Karash, Yousuf
Karsh 1908-2002
Karsh of Ottawa 1908-2002
Karsh, Yusuf 1908-2002
Yousuf Karsh
カーシュ, ユサフ
Languages
English (236)
German (5)
French (5)
Danish (1)
Japanese (1)
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