Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Vincent Auriol

Vincent Auriol, 1949

Vincent Auriol (1884-1966) was a French politician who served as President of France from 1947 to 1954. Karsh some prolific months in 1949 photographing people in the UK and Europe, including French writer Francois Mauriac; German composer Richard Strauss; British sculptor Henry Moore, and Pope Pius XII.

Another superb portrait is hereby added to the website.