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Beaton, Cecil 1904-1980

Overview
Works: 116 works in 386 publications in 4 languages and 16,891 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Exhibition catalogs  History  Biography  Diaries  Pictorial works  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Records and correspondence  Portraits 
Roles: Costume designer, Set designer , Illustrator, Photographer, Author of introduction, Artist, Designer
Classifications: PN1995.9.M86, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Cecil Beaton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Cecil Beaton
My fair lady by George Cukor ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,583 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 )
7 editions published in 1975 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
Beaton portraits by Terence Pepper ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a catalog to accompany the exhibition of Cecil Beaton's portraits
Beaton in Vogue by Josephine Ross ( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 626 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
The years between : diaries 1939-44 by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
13 editions published between 1961 and 1965 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers his wartime experience in London, Cairo, Delhi and China
Ballet by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
10 editions published between 1950 and 1985 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War photographs, 1939-45 by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japanese by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
8 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British photographers by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
7 editions published between 1944 and 1997 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I take great pleasure by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chinese diary & album by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The unexpurgated Beaton : the Cecil Beaton diaries, as they were written by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although in his lifetime Cecil Beaton - royal photographer and theatrical designer - published six short volumes of his diaries, he was shy hurting the feelings of those he wrote about. Hugo Vickers has gone back to the originals to produce the Beaton diaries as they were written
Cecil Beaton : a retrospective by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cecil Beaton's New York by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
7 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oliver Messel, an exhibition held at the Theatre Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, 22 June - 30 October 1983 by Oliver Messel ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Time exposure by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
11 editions published between 1941 and 1990 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En samling fotografier, taget af Cecil Beaton i årene 1923-1945
Portrait of New York by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
6 editions published between 1938 and 1948 in English and Undetermined and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Near East by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
7 editions published between 1943 and 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Face to face with China by Harold B Rattenbury ( Book )
2 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Far East by Cecil Beaton ( Book )
7 editions published in 1945 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Beaton, Cecil, Sir, 1904-
Languages
English (230)
German (1)
Italian (1)
French (1)
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