6 of 8 portraits of Rudolf Nureyev
by Cecil Beaton
bromide print, 1962
9 1/2 in. x 7 1/2 in. (241 mm x 191 mm)
Accepted in lieu of tax by H.M. Government and allocated to the Gallery, 1991
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- Rudolf Hametovich Nureyev (1938-1993), Ballet dancer and choreographer. Sitter in 8 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
20 November, 13:15