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Beaton, Cecil 1904-1980

Overview
Works: 513 works in 1,174 publications in 6 languages and 26,187 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Diaries  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Pictorial works  Portraits  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Costume designer, Set designer , Designer, Illustrator, Photographer, Author of introduction, Artist, Recipient, Honoree
Classifications: TR140.B4, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Cecil Beaton Publications about Cecil Beaton
Publications by  Cecil Beaton Publications by Cecil Beaton
posthumous Publications by Cecil Beaton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Cecil Beaton
My fair lady by George Cukor ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outside Covent Garden on a rainy evening in 1912, cockney flower girl, Eliza Doolittle, meets linguistic expert Henry Higgins. Higgins, in turn, bets his companion, Colonel Pickering, that, within six months, he could transform Eliza into a proper lady, simply by teaching her proper English. The next morning, face and hands freshly scrubbed, Eliza presents herself on Higgins' doorstep, ready and willing to be turned into a lady
The magic image : the genius of photography from 1839 to the present day by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
11 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Magic Image records the development of photography through the images and their makers, from the early pioneers... to the great photographers today ... series of entries devoted to over 200 individual artists. Each entry consists of a key photograph, a comprehensive section of biographical and technical details ... and a personal assessment by Beaton of the photographer's contribution to his art ... A complete glossary of photographic processes and terminology is also included"--Cover
Beaton portraits by Terence Pepper ( Book )
16 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a catalog to accompany the exhibition of Cecil Beaton's portraits
The glass of fashion by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
26 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gigi by Frederick Loewe ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musical based on Colette's novel about a young girl who is being raised to become a Parisian courtesan
Beaton in Vogue by Josephine Ross ( Book )
14 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shares images and writings of British-born photographer and designer Cecil Beaton revealing his own glamour, artistry, and wit--and that of his subjects--as well as a sense of history
Cecil Beaton : the royal portraits by Roy Strong ( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The years between; diaries 1939-44 by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
14 editions published between 1961 and 1965 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers his wartime experience in London, Cairo, Delhi and China
Cecil Beaton : a retrospective by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
24 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cecil Beaton's Fair lady by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
11 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ballet by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
13 editions published between 1950 and 1985 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War photographs, 1939-45 by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
5 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photobiography by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
9 editions published between 1948 and 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Persona grata by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
8 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and German and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japanese by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
10 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British photographers by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
9 editions published between 1944 and 1997 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Royal portraits by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I take great pleasure by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quail in aspic; the life story of Count Charles Korsetz by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
10 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chinese diary & album by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
6 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Beaton, Cecil
Beaton, Cecil (1904-1970).
Beaton, Cecil 1904-1980
Beaton, Cecil, Sir, 1904-
Beaton, Cecil, Sir, 1904-1980
Beaton, Cecil Walter Hardy.
Beaton, Cecil Walter Hardy, 1904-1980
Beaton, Cecil Walter Hardy, Sir, 1904-1980
Beaton, Sir Cecil
Beaton, Sir Cecil Walter Hardy
Cecil Walter Hardy Beaton
Hardy Beaton, Cecil Walter 1904-1980
ビートン, セシル
Languages
English (364)
Spanish (10)
Italian (7)
German (5)
French (4)
Catalan (1)
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