YOUSUF KARSH SIGNED MATTHEW BRADY 1978 FIRST DAY OF ISSUE POSTAL COVER, 7 X 4, CELEBRATING PHOTOGRAPHY THE UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE. Double-matted in silk, a descriptive plaque, and an 8 x 10 B/W photo of Karsh with camera. In fine condition.
Yousuf Karsh was an Armenian-Canadian portrait photographer known for "the distinctive style in his theatrical lighting," according to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He photographed many of the great and celebrated personalities of his generation. Of the 100 most notable people of the century, named by the International Who's Who (2000), Karsh had photographed 51.