The Canada Auction Series: Canadian Arts, Culture & History

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December 02, 2022 at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 84

Lot 84

Yousuf Karsh (Armenian/Canadian, 1908-2002)

Yousuf Karsh (Armenian/Canadian, 1908-2002)
Lot 84 Details
Yousuf Karsh (Armenian/Canadian, 1908-2002)


gelatin silver print on studio card, stamped verso, signed by the photographer lower left, and the sitter, lower right
10 x 8 in — 25.4 x 20.3 cm

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Yousuf Karsh (Armenian/Canadian, 1908-2002)
  • Yousuf Karsh (Armenian/Canadian, 1908-2002)


Crease to upper left corner, not affecting the image.

LOT 84

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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