13 of 15 portraits of Dorelia McNeill
by Cecil Beaton
vintage bromide print, September 1947
7 7/8 in. x 7 1/2 in. (199 mm x 191 mm)
Accepted in lieu of tax by H.M. Government and allocated to the Gallery, 1991
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- Dorothy ('Dorelia') McNeill (1881-1969), Partner and muse of Augustus John. Sitter in 15 portraits.
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- Cecil Beaton (1904-1980), Photographer, designer and writer. Artist associated with 1078 portraits, Sitter associated with 349 portraits.
- Lunchtime Lecture: 'Something of me’ – Portraits of Cecil Beaton
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