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George Bernard Shaw, by Yousuf Karsh

Yousuf Karsh He used silver light and drew out true personalities in the pictures he took of famous actors, politicians, activists and friends. Probably my favourite black and white photographer.

Robert Redford and Paul Newman in one of my favorite movies of all time. I mean, who can resist a really good set of cowboys on the run? I can't! :D

Robert Redford & Paul Newman Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Paul was in a whole different league compared to Robert. It shows in both their movies: Butch Cassidy and The Sting.

George Bernard Shaw, Photo by Yousuf Karsh, 1943

George Bernard Shaw, 1943 Photographer Yousuf Karsh captured portraits of everyone from Albert Einstein to Martin Luther King during his career – as well as some of the century’s greatest artists, musicians and actors.

Yousuf Karsh  (1908-2002) is one of the masters of 20th century photography.  His body of work includes portraits of statesmen, artists, musicians, authors, scientists, and men and women of accomplishment.  His extraordinary and unique portfolio presents the viewer with an intimate and compassionate view of humanity.

Yousuf Karsh (1908-2002) is one of the masters of 20th century photography. His body of work includes portraits of statesmen, artists, musicians, authors, scientists, and men and women of accomplishment. His extraordinary and unique portfolio presents the viewer with an intimate and compassionate view of humanity.

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YOUSUF KARSH (Canadian, Humphrey Bogart, 1946 Gelatin silver, printed later x inches - Available at 2012 November 17 Photographs.

"Thought in the early morning, solace in time of woes,  Peace in the hush of the twilight, balm ere my eyelids close"  - Rudyard Kipling (with pipe)

"Thought in the early morning, solace in time of woes, Peace in the hush of the twilight, balm ere my eyelids close" - Rudyard Kipling (with pipe)

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