BEST EPUB "☆ Queen Elizabeth II: Portraits by Cecil Beaton" || UNLIMITED (E-Book) ☆ #2020


  • Title: Queen Elizabeth II: Portraits by Cecil Beaton
  • Author: Cecil Beaton Susanna Brown
  • ISBN: 9781851776542
  • Page: 317
  • Format: Hardcover

  • Queen Elizabeth II: Portraits by Cecil Beaton By Cecil Beaton Susanna Brown Photographer, costume designer, avid diarist Cecil Beaton was also a romantic royalist whose glittering photographs of Queen Elizabeth II were among the most widely published portraits of the 20th century This fascinating book explores Beaton s long relationship with the Queen and the royal family, and describes how his royal portraits shaped the monarchy s public imagePhotographer, costume designer, avid diarist Cecil Beaton was also a romantic royalist whose glittering photographs of Queen Elizabeth II were among the most widely published portraits of the 20th century This fascinating book explores Beaton s long relationship with the Queen and the royal family, and describes how his royal portraits shaped the monarchy s public image from the 1930s to the late 1960s It is a celebration of Beaton, the enduring flair of his portraits, and the myriad sources of inspiration that resulted in photographs so powerful that they molded the world s perception of a mother, princess, and monarch.Praise for Queen Elizabeth II A book embodying a large piece of 20th century history The Palm Beach Post
    Cecil Beaton Susanna Brown
    Born in London in 1904, Cecil Beaton s first photographs were of his sisters styled in theatrical decadent costumes His unique flair for elegance and fantasy lead him to become one of the most successful and influential portrait and fashion photographers of the 20th century Baron Adolf de Meyer and Edward Steichen were sources of inspiration for him, but he developed a style all his own He worked for Vogue for over twenty five years and also became official court photographer to the Royal family in 1937 A constant innovator, Beaton worked for five decades photographing some of the most captivating figures of his time, from Edith Sitwell to the Rolling Stones, Greta Garbo, Jean Cocteau, and Marilyn Monroe Beaton died in 1980 at the age of 76.

    Queen Elizabeth II: Portraits by Cecil Beaton By Cecil Beaton Susanna Brown

    Commentaires:

    Jane
    Having seen some of his Queen Elizabeth portraits at the National Portrait Gallery the other day I decided to find out I missed the exhibition at the VA earlier this year, but was delighted to find out that there was a book of the exhibition and so ordered it The book has a good balance between history how did Cecil Beaton come into photographing the royal family, technical details camera details and lighting information as well as influences Gainsborough, Winterhalter etc Some of the photos in [...]

    • BEST EPUB "☆ Queen Elizabeth II: Portraits by Cecil Beaton" || UNLIMITED (E-Book) ☆
      317 Cecil Beaton Susanna Brown
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