Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Selected Archive

During his career, Karsh held 15,312 sittings and produced more than 370,000 negatives. This Selected Archive contains a fraction of photographs from his body of work. As you type, the search bar below returns subjects’ names from this Selected Archive only. You can search the entire database in the Sittings section.


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  • Yehudi Menuhin and Wanda Landowska

    Yehudi Menuhin and Wanda Landowska

  • Leopold Stokowski

    Leopold Stokowski

  • Sir Thomas Beecham

    Sir Thomas Beecham

  • Ingrid Bergman

    Ingrid Bergman

  • Humphrey Bogart

    Humphrey Bogart

  • Joseph Cotton

    Joseph Cotton

  • General Dwight Eisenhower

    General Dwight Eisenhower

  • Henry Ford

    Henry Ford

  • Judy Garland

    Judy Garland

  • Garson Kanin and Ruth Gordon

    Garson Kanin and Ruth Gordon

  • Boris Karloff

    Boris Karloff

  • Angela Lansbury

    Angela Lansbury

  • Peter Lorre

    Peter Lorre

  • Thomas Mann

    Thomas Mann

  • Field Marshall Viscount Montgomery

    Field Marshall Viscount Montgomery

  • Gregory Peck

    Gregory Peck

  • David Sarnoff

    David Sarnoff

  • Barbara Ann Scott

    Barbara Ann Scott

  • Elizabeth Taylor

    Elizabeth Taylor

  • Kurt Weill

    Kurt Weill

  • Portia White

    Portia White

  • Katharine Cornell

    Katharine Cornell

  • Dr. Thomas Cullen

    Dr. Thomas Cullen

  • Herman Leonard

    Herman Leonard

  • Sally Ryan

    Sally Ryan

  • Elizabeth Arden

    Elizabeth Arden

  • Joan Crawford

    Joan Crawford

  • Lilly Daché

    Lilly Daché

  • Albert Einstein

    Albert Einstein

  • Clark Gable

    Clark Gable

  • Martha Graham

    Martha Graham

  • Helen Keller and Polly Thomson

    Helen Keller and Polly Thomson

  • Beatrice Lillie

    Beatrice Lillie

  • Marx Brothers

    Marx Brothers

  • Margaret O’Brien

    Margaret O’Brien

  • Harry Truman

    Harry Truman

  • Clement Attlee

    Clement Attlee

  • Georges Braque

    Georges Braque

  • Jean Cocteau

    Jean Cocteau

  • Cordell Hull

    Cordell Hull

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