Figure | Fauna | Form
9th Session

November 05 - November 26, 2020

Current bid: $6,000 CAD
Bidding History
Paddle # Date Amount

19016 26-Nov-2020 09:53:28 AM $6,000

12032 26-Nov-2020 09:52:31 AM $5,500

19016 25-Nov-2020 10:34:03 AM $5,000

LOT 1010

1908 - 2002

Winston Churchill
gelatin silver print, 1941
signed and inscribed "Ottawa" and on verso stamped with the photographer's Karsh, Ottawa studio stamp and lettered R.L. in pencil
19 1/2 x 15 1/2 in, 49.5 x 39.4 cm

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000

Sold for: $7,500

Preview at:

Private Collection, Victoria

Yousuf Karsh, Portraits of Greatness, 1959, reproduced page 45
Yousuf Karsh, In Search of Greatness, 1962, reproduced page 20
Yousuf Karsh, A Fifty-Year Retrospective, International Center of Photography, 1983, reproduced page 38
Yousuf Karsh, Dieter Vorsteher et al, Yousuf Karsh: Heroes of Light and Shadow, 2001, reproduced page 47
Yousuf Karsh and Jerry Field, Karsh: A Biography in Images, 2003, reproduced page 71
Yousuf Karsh and David Travis, Yousuf Karsh: Regarding Heroes, 2009, reproduced page 21 and 53
Yousuf Karsh and David Travis, Karsh: Beyond the Camera, 2012, reproduced page 25 and front cover

Please note: this work may be a later impression.

All prices are in Canadian Dollars

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