Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Royal Christmas Cards

Queen Elizabeth and family, 1987 by Yousuf Karsh

The holiday season is almost upon us. This portrait of the British Royal family in 1987 was used as the Royal Household’s Christmas card – the portrait shows the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh with their grandchildren, William, Harry, Peter Phillips, and Zara Phillips, at Balmoral Castle in 1987. insider.com has published a selection of “some of the best” images that were used as Christmas cards by the Family through the years, click through to see a photo of Mr. Karsh posing with a print of this portrait.