Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Sittings

Every sitting was recorded on a card file by the Karsh studio. The cards have been transcribed and are searchable here. Some personal data has been excluded, some information corrected, and some standardizations have been made to make searching simpler, but otherwise the information you see is largely how it was originally typed. Browse or search below by name, and choose to order the sittings by number, date or name.

BY NUMBER NAME DATE

Sittings by Sitting Date

sitting #
date
Name
Role, Location, Notes
13778
Feb 24 1976

Mr. Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

Prime Minister of Pakistan
Photographed at request of Embassy of Pakistan, Ottawa
13795
Mar 30 1976

Mrs. Shirley Williams MP

Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection, Department of Trade and Industry, England
13796
Mar 31 1976

Lynsey de Paul

English rock star, composer & singer
Arranged by Tom Blau
13797
Apr 1 1976

Mrs. Margaret Thatcher

Leader of the Opposition (Conservative Party) House of Commons, Westminster
Through Tom Blau
13798
Apr 2 1976

Pat Phoenix

Elsie Tanner in “Coronation Street”
13800
Apr 8 1976

Oonark

Eskimo artist. Photographed with Kenojuak (negative number 13802)
13807
Apr 15 1976

Arthur Fiedler

Conductor, Boston “Pops” Orchestra
For Polaroid using the new 8x10 camera (direct film) (The first person to be photographed with 8x10) He also took some photographs with the 20x24 Polariod of Dr. Killian and Mr. McKeown during the same visit to Boston
13822
Jun 9 1976

Dr. W. C. Keettel

Professor Emeritus Pathologic Anatomy, Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
31180
Aug 1 1976

Cherubs

Sculpture at Rockcliffe Park Fountain, Ottawa
13830
Aug 4 1976

Matthew Brown

Muscular Dystrophy Association of America, Inc. Poster Child
For Muscular Dystrophy Association Inc. Jerry Lewis Labor Day Telethon
13832
Aug 5 1976

Enoch Henry

For Muscular Dystrophy Association Inc. Jerry Lewis Labor Day Telethon
13833
Aug 5 1976

Mrs. Tedde Kast Scharf

Director of Resources for the Disabled, University of North Carolina
For Muscular Dystrophy Association Inc. Jerry Lewis Labor Day Telethon
13834
Aug 5 1976

Randy Wilcox

MD patient, 15 years old
For Muscular Dystrophy Association Inc. Jerry Lewis Labor Day Telethon
13828
Aug 25 1976

Yousuf Karsh

Self portraits at studio (with photographs of Cousteau and Castro)
For publicity photograph. For CANADIAN Magazine interview by Doug Fetherling
13840
Sep 20 1976

Dr. William J. Ronan

Chairman, Board of Commissioners, The Port Authority of NY and NJ
13841
Sep 20 1976

Mr. W. Paul Stillman

Vice Chairman, Board of Commissioners, The Port Authority of NY and NJ
13868
Jan 1 1977

Matthew Brown

Muscular Dystrophy Association of America, Inc. Poster Children
13869
Jan 11 1977

Dr. Kash Mostoel

Past President of International Academy of Pathology
13872
Jan 24 1977

Mr. Morley Safer

Journalist, C.B.S. Television
Photographed in connection with “60 Minutes” program on Mr. Karsh
13875
Feb 9 1977

Mr. Ken Grant

CFRA Radio Station
Photographed for Ottawa Shrine Club
SHOW 40 100 500 1000
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