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Karsh photos of Skinner & Luce  

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Two signed photographs by Yousuf Karsh: B.F. Skinner & Henry R. Luce

Karsh, Yousuf



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Two gelatin silver photographs:

  • Portrait of psychologist B.F. Skinner, hands under his chin, facing the camera. Signed by Karsh on mount at lower left of image, and by Skinner at lower right; Karsh rubberstamp on back of mount. 23.5x19 cm  on mount 35x27.5 cm.
  • Photograph of Magazine publisher Henry R. Luce, in profile, touching his lower lip with a finger. Signed by Karsh in white ink at lower left of image. Karsh copyright rubberstamp on verso, along with a few tape remnants. 17.5x16.5 plus margins.

Lot Amendments

Some rubbing to images, Skinner with a hairline vertical scratch; good condition.

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