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Karsh, Yousuf 1908-2002

Overview
Works: 291 works in 568 publications in 5 languages and 12,005 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Portraits  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  Catalogs  Documentary films  Biographical films  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Photographer, Author, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Artist, Honoree, Printer
Classifications: TR681.F3, 779.20924
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Portraits of greatness by Yousuf Karsh( Book )

18 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 753 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 728 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 )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is Rome : a pilgrimage in words and pictures by H. V Morton( Book )

10 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the Holy Land, a pilgrimage in words and pictures by H. V Morton( Book )

14 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilgrimage in words and pictures, conducted by Fulton J. Sheen, and photographed by Yousuf Karsh
The Warren Court by John P Frank( Book )

6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Points out the Court's enormous burden, and what part of it each Supreme Court justice has taken on his own shoulders. Tells in detail how each individual's life, experience, and outlook have shaped him as a Justice--with what causes he has made his name synonymous, what debt we owe particularly to him
Karsh : American legends : photographs and commentary by Yousuf Karsh( Book )

8 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These diverse personalities, who have made our era so memorable
These are the sacraments by Fulton J Sheen( Book )

11 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karsh portfolio by Yousuf Karsh( Book )

13 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 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 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
Faces of our time by Yousuf Karsh( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faces of destiny by Yousuf Karsh( Book )

11 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and French and held by 380 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."
Karsh : the searching eye by Harry Rasky( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 225 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 glamor 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?
Canada by Yousuf Karsh( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1995 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographers and their images by Fi McGhee( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 92 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."--Page [2] of jacket
Portraits by Karsh by Yousuf Karsh( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karsh : a fifty-year retrospective by Yousuf Karsh( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and French and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnifique album photos de ce célèbre photographe. Faut-il en dire davantage?
Canadian strength : biographical sketches by Corolyn Cox( Book )

6 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canadian prints and drawings by Pamela Osler( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in French and English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le dessin et la gravure au Canada : ainsi qu'une exposition de photographies de Yousuf Karsh by Pamela Osler( Book )

7 editions published in 1967 in French and English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Karsh : American legends : photographs and commentary
Alternative Names
Karash, Yousuf

Karsh 1908-2002

Karsh, Hovsep 1908-2002

Karsh, Josuf 1908-2002

Karsh of Ottawa 1908-2002

Karsh, Yusuf 1908-2002

Yousuf Karsh

Yousuf Karsh Armenian-Canadian photographer

Yousuf Karsh Canadees fotograaf (1908-2002)

Yousuf Karsh fotografo canadese

Yousuf Karsh kanadischer Fotograf armenischer Herkunft

Yousuf Karsh kanadyjski fotograf ormiańskiego pochodzenia

Γιουσούφ Καρς Καναδός φωτογράφος, αρμένικης καταγωγής

Карш, Юсуф

Юсуф Карш

Յուսուֆ Քարշ հայ լուսանկարիչ

יוסוף קארש

يوسف كرش

یوسف کارش

카쉬, 유서프 1908-2002

カーシュ, ユーサフ

ユーサフ・カーシュ

尤瑟夫·卡希

Languages
English (247)

French (20)

German (3)

Chinese (2)

Japanese (2)

Covers
CanadaPortrait in light and shadow : the life of Yousuf KarshYousuf Karsh : regarding heroesKarsh : a biography in imagesYousuf Karsh : heroes of light and shadowKarsh : American legends : photographs and commentaryYousuf Karsh : industrial images