Kar, Ida, 1908-1974Alternative names
Born in Moscow, Kar worked as a photographer in Alexandria and Cairo, Egypt before moving to London with her second husband, Victor Musgrave, and opening a studio there. Surrounded by artists, writers and other figures from the arts, Kar focused her camera on them, creating the bulk of her portraits from the mid-1950s to the early 1960s.
From the description of Ida Kar Collection. 1953-1964. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122597771
- Directors (administrators)--1950-1970
- Painters (artists)--1950-1970
- Art exhibitions--1960-1970
- England--London (as recorded)