Notes: A collection of 48 of Karsh's iconic photographs, nicely printed as sheet-fed gravures. With Karsh's brief introductions to each of his sitters.
203 pages. 9-3/4 by 12-1/4 inches.
Edition + Condition: The third printing of the Canadian edition (Karsh was an Armenian refugee who settled in Canada) of this classic photobook. A near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. This copy is nicely inscribed to the last managing editor of Life magazine, which commissioned many of the images in this book: "For: Ralph Graves, in happy remembrances of our association at Life magazine, and with the good wishes of Yusef Karsh 1983." A nice association.
Publication: Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1979.
Item No: #308207