09-09-2011 09-10-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002) John F. Kennedy

$1,041$850
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002)

John F. Kennedy, c. 1960. Signed "Karsh." in ink l.l., artist's copyright stamp on the reverse, inscribed "No:6" in pencil on the reverse. Gelatin silver print, image size 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (24.0 x 19.0 cm), unmatted, unframed, presented in the orginal Karsh folder.
Condition: Unobtrusive handling creases.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

According to the consignor, the print has always been stored in the original Karsh folder and protected from light esposure. There are two very minor creases to the l.l. corner of the white margin which track with creases to the folder.

Keywords

John F. Kennedy