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    YOUSUF KARSH (Canadian, 1908-2002)
    Winston Churchill, 1941
    Gelatin silver
    23-3/4 x 19-5/8 inches (60.3 x 50 cm)
    Signed in ink in margin recto; titled and dated '1943' by unknown hand in pencil with artist's stamp mount verso.

    Private Collection, Naples, Florida.

    More information about YOUSUF KARSH, also known as Karsh, Yousuf, Yousuf Karsh.

    Condition Report*: Drymounted to single-ply board to an overall size: 30 x 24 inches. Matted, framed, and glazed under plexi to overall size: 41-3/4 x 35 inches. There are various chips in the emulsion along the right edge of image and two chips along the bottom edge; there three small dents just above the watch chain visible in raking light only. The lower left corner of the mount has bends no more than 1/4" thick.
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    Auction Dates
    April, 2014
    5th Saturday
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