Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

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The Lesson

The Lesson

1935

“The photographic vignette was to be its own little drama. Betty Low and Solange spontaneously improvised a ballet lesson for a young photographer experimenting with his camera. Having worked only with available light during my student days in Boston, I was intrigued by the endless possibilities offered by the incandescent lights of the theater.”

Sittings

6281
Jan 1 1940

The Lesson

(Solange and Betty)
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