2 of 45 portraits of Clement Attlee
by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1944
19 7/8 in. x 15 7/8 in. (506 mm x 403 mm)
Given by Yousuf Karsh, 1984
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Sitterback to top
- Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee (1883-1967), Prime Minister. Sitter in 45 portraits.
Artistback to top
- Yousuf Karsh (1908-2002), Photographer. Artist associated with 155 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
This portraitback to top
Karsh photographed Attlee on several occasions, finding him to be 'one of the most unpretentious men who has ever held high office'.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 22