Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Justice Felix Frankfurter

Justice Felix Frankfurter, 1944

New to our digital archives: Felix Frankfurter, an Austrian-American lawyer, professor, and jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. Frankfurter served on the Supreme Court from 1939 to 1962 and was a noted advocate of judicial restraint in the judgments of the Court. Karsh photographed Frankfurter on assignment for LIFE see a list of others who Karsh photographed for the magazine.