WorldCat Identities

Beaton, Cecil 1904-1980

Overview
Works: 523 works in 1,274 publications in 5 languages and 26,889 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Pictorial works  Diaries  Biography  Portraits  Exhibition catalogs  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives‡vEnglish 
Roles: Author, Costume designer, Set designer , Designer, Photographer, Illustrator, ard, Author of introduction, Artist, Honoree, Recipient
Classifications: TR140.B4, 791.4372
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My fair lady by George Cukor( Visual )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,635 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 with 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 )

15 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 926 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
Gigi by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

11 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical based on Colette's novel about a young girl who is being raised to become a Parisian courtesan
Beaton portraits by Terence Pepper( Book )

12 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a catalog to accompany the exhibition of Cecil Beaton's portraits
The glass of fashion by Cecil Beaton( Book )

38 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beaton in Vogue by Josephine Ross( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 633 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 )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and French and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years between : diaries 1939-44 by Cecil Beaton( Book )

19 editions published between 1961 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers his wartime experience in London, Cairo, Delhi and China
Cecil Beaton's fair lady by Cecil Beaton( Book )

13 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballet by Cecil Beaton( Book )

13 editions published between 1950 and 1985 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War photographs, 1939-45 by Cecil Beaton( Book )

7 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photobiography by Cecil Beaton( Book )

14 editions published between 1948 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persona grata by Cecil Beaton( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and German and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is an alphabetical anthology of unique human beings; a portrait gallery in words and photographs of a hundred living people whom we, its self-appointed curators, both admire"--Foreword
Japanese by Cecil Beaton( Book )

11 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British photographers by Cecil Beaton( Book )

12 editions published between 1944 and 1997 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royal portraits by Cecil Beaton( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in English and French and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I take great pleasure by Cecil Beaton( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beaton portraits by Cecil Beaton( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quail in aspic; the life story of Count Charles Korsetz by Cecil Beaton( Book )

12 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictitious memoir written and illustrated with drawings and photographs by Cecil Beaton. Elsa Maxwell served as the model in the photographic portraits of the Count
Chinese diary & album by Cecil Beaton( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Beaton, Cecil

Beaton, Cecil 1904-1970)

Beaton, Cecil 1904-1980

Beaton, Cecil 1904-1980 Sir

Beaton, Cecil, Sir, 1904-

Beaton, Cecil, Sir, 1904-1980

Beaton, Cecil Walter Hardy

Beaton, Cecil Walter Hardy 1904-1980

Beaton, Cecil Walter Hardy 1904-1980 Sir

Beaton, Cecil Walter Hardy, Sir, 1904-1980

Beaton, Sir Cecil

Beaton, Sir Cecil Walter Hardy

Cecil Beaton angielski kostiumograf

Cecil Beaton britischer Fotograf, Bühnenbildner und Grafiker

Cecil Beaton britisk fotograf

Cecil Beaton Brits fotograaf

Cecil Beaton brittisk fotograf

Cecil Beaton fotografo e costumista britannico

Cecil Walter Hardy Beaton

Hardy Beaton, Cecil Walter 1904-1980

Sesil Biton

Битон, Сесил

Сесил Битон

ביטון, סיסל 1904-1980

ביטון, ססיל 1904-1980

سیسیل بیتون عکاس بریتانیایی

セシル・ビートン

ビートン, セシル

Languages
English (407)

French (14)

Spanish (7)

German (2)

Italian (1)

Covers
Beaton portraitsLoving Garbo : the story of Greta Garbo, Cecil Beaton, and Mercedes de AcostaGreta and CecilThe unexpurgated Beaton : the Cecil Beaton diaries as he wrote them, 1970-1980Beaton in the sixties : the Cecil Beaton diaries as he wrote them, 1965-1969Cecil Beaton : the New York yearsCecil Beaton : photographs 1920-1970