Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

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Jim Henson

Jim Henson


“My photography of Jim Henson in the world of his beloved creations proved in retrospect to be a bittersweet experience. Shortly after our photographic session, which was filled with camaraderie and whimsy, Jim Henson prematurely died. I felt behind the affability and charm a devoted sense of purpose and an independence of spirit. I was touched when his family requested that this photograph be used at his funeral services.”

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  • Jim Henson and Yousuf Karsh

    Jim Henson and Yousuf Karsh

  • Jim Henson

    Jim Henson


Mar 8 1990

Jim Henson

For “American Legends” series East/West Network