The Canada Auction Series: Canadian Arts, Culture & History

November 26December 02, 2022
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LOT 88

Lot 88

Yousuf Karsh (Armenian/Canadian, 1908-2002)

Yousuf Karsh (Armenian/Canadian, 1908-2002)
Lot 88 Details
Yousuf Karsh (Armenian/Canadian, 1908-2002)


signed by the photographer, lower left margin, and with the sitter's signed presentation inscription to Robert Gordon Rogers, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, and his wife Jane
board 10 x 8 in — 25.4 x 20.3 cm

Estimate $100-$150

Realised: $180
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

Read about the Arthur Brentano, the addressee of one letter


In good condition.

LOT 88

About Condition Ratings

  • 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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