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Place of creation


1 photographic installation : 48 silver gelatin prints ; 40.3 x 40.4 cm each.
Positive Paper Silver - gelatine

Scope and content

Item is a photographic installation of 48 silver gelatin prints of Yousuf Karsh, 24 views facing the camera and 24 in profile. The photographs are part of Maggs' "48 views series" (1981-1983) in which he photographed prominent members of the Canadian art community.

Graphic (photo)
90: Open
To be viewed with the assistance of the
Portrait Gallery of Canada.
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
782 Item no. assigned by LAC 1633-1648
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
893 Item no. assigned by LAC 1649 -- 1664
90: Open
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
894 Item no. assigned by LAC 1665 -- 1680
90: Open
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Terms of use

Credit line: Arnaud Maggs, Library and Archives Canada, Arch. Ref. No. R7959-1633 to 1680
Copyright: Arnaud Maggs
Restrictions on use: None

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Additional information

All 48 photographs are individually stored in plastic sleeves.

Exhibitions note
This work was part of the Contemp. Can. Photo. Show held at the National Gallery of Canada in November 1985.

Edition note
Edition 1 of 3


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