The Essential Cecil Beaton

The Essential Cecil Beaton

by Cecil Beaton
     
 


Cecil Beaton (1904-1980) was a man of many facets and extraordinary skill. He was a successful theatre designer, a writer, a fashion and society photographer, as well as a gardener. As a photographer, he was world-famous. The secret of his success was probably his ability to capture with his photographs a whole era, as a kind of master of ceremonies to the British… See more details below

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Cecil Beaton (1904-1980) was a man of many facets and extraordinary skill. He was a successful theatre designer, a writer, a fashion and society photographer, as well as a gardener. As a photographer, he was world-famous. The secret of his success was probably his ability to capture with his photographs a whole era, as a kind of master of ceremonies to the British Empire. Always self-assured and stylish, he depicts with his customary elegance and panache the high and low of the century: The British Royal family, the nobility, the London bohemian scene, and the New York underground

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ISBN-13:
9783829606103
Publisher:
Schirmer/Mosel Verlag GmbH
Publication date:
11/06/2012
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 12.30(h) x 1.30(d)

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