4 of 349 portraits of Cecil Beaton
by Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent
pencil, chalk and wash, 1943
23 7/8 in. x 18 3/4 in. (608 mm x 477 mm)
Accepted in lieu of tax by H.M. Government and allocated to the Gallery, 1991
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Sitterback to top
- Cecil Beaton (1904-1980), Photographer, designer and writer. Sitter associated with 349 portraits, Artist associated with 1078 portraits.
Artistback to top
- Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent (1906-1968), Wife of Prince George, Duke of Kent; daughter of Prince and Princess Nicholas of Greece and of Denmark. Artist of 1 portrait, Sitter in 100 portraits.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 41
- Lunchtime Lecture: 'Something of me’ – Portraits of Cecil Beaton
20 November, 13:15