2 of 3 portraits of Edward James
by Cecil Beaton
10 x 8 inch bromide contact print, 1931
9 5/8 in. x 7 3/4 in. (245 mm x 195 mm)
Accepted in lieu of tax by H.M. Government and allocated to the Gallery, 1991
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- Edward James (1907-1984), Poet, designer and patron of the arts. Sitter in 3 portraits.
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- Cecil Beaton (1904-1980), Photographer, designer and writer. Artist associated with 1078 portraits, Sitter associated with 347 portraits.
- Lunchtime Lecture: 'Something of me’ – Portraits of Cecil Beaton
20 November, 13:15