Wallis, Duchess of Windsor; Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII)

1 portrait of Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII)

Wallis, Duchess of Windsor; Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor (King Edward VIII)

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print, 1937
9 in. x 6 5/8 in. (229 mm x 168 mm)
Purchased, 1984
Primary Collection
NPG P264


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  • Cecil Beaton (1904-1980), Photographer, designer and writer. Artist associated with 1078 portraits, Sitter associated with 347 portraits.

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Edward VIII, who reigned from the death of his father George V in January 1936 until his abdication in December 1936, with his bride, Wallis Simpson photographed on the day of their wedding at the Château de Candé in France.