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Cecil Beaton


Throughout his career, Cecil Beaton photographed some of the most notable figures in 20th-century culture. His extravagant and masterful portraiture work was groundbreaking, and to this day its influence is still felt in the pages of fashion photography publications such as , a magazine with which he had a long

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