Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Albert Camus

Albert Camus, 1954

Albert Camus was a French philosopher, author and journalist. Three years after he was photographed by Karsh, which was on this day, June 10, in 1954, Camus would receive the Nobel Prize for Literature. He was the second-youngest recipient of this Prize, at the age of 44 – Rudyard Kipling was only 42 when he received his.