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Place of creation


1 photograph: silver gelatin print on wove paper; 32.9 x 26.0 cm (image); 43.4 x 35.0 cm (overall).
Positive Paper Silver - gelatine

Scope and content

Item is a photograph of Pierre Elliot Trudeau by Yousuf Karsh.

Graphic (photo)
90: Open
No restrictions on uses for the purpose
of private study and use. To be viewed with the assistance of a photo archivist.
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
KAR 471
90: Open
Other accession no.
1987-054 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: Yousuf Karsh, Library and Archives Canada, Acc. no. 1987-054, PA-212248
Copyright: Estate of Yousuf Karsh
Restrictions on use: For items in copyright: for private study and research purposes, Library and Archives Canada will provide only colour or black and white photographs up to an 8x10 in. format. The photographs will be blindstamped or embossed. For exhibition loans, contact: Director General, Preservation Branch, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0N4. For public, commercial, or other for profit uses contact: in Canada and the United States: Retna, Ltd. 24th West 25th St., 12th Floor, New York, N.Y., USA 10010. tel:212-255-0622; International: Camera Press, 21 Queen Elizabeth St., London, England, SE1 2PD, tel: 44 (0)20 7378 1300.

Yousuf Karsh FA-197 90 (Other)

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Prime Minister of Canada, 1968-1979, 1980-1984

Exhibitions note
Karsh Masterworks - A Tribute. National Archives of Canada. 2002.09.18 - 2002.11.03
Exhibition title: Double Take: Portraits of Intriguing Canadians / Volte-face: Portraits de Canadiens fascinants. Curator: Caroline Cook. Library and Archives Canada Exhibition. Confederation Centre Art Gallery. Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island; 2012.03.31 -2012.09.03. Further venue: McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario; 2012.09.22 – 2013.02.24 Further venue: Canadian Museum of Civilization, Gatineau, Quebec; 2013.03.21 – 2013.10.14

Signatures and inscriptions

Subject heading

Prime ministers Canada.