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Cecil Beaton At Home: An Interior Life, Book by Andrew Ginger (Hardcover) | backroadsofamericanmusic.com

Andrew Ginger. A private view of the genius of Cecil Beaton, reflected through the lens of his town and country idylls, and his passion for interior design, gardening, and entertaining a circle of Bright Young Things. He also happened to be a fine interior decorator. Simultaneously a retreat, an inspiration, a photographer's studio, and a stage for impressive entertaining, Beaton's country homes also fueled his passion for art, gardening, and delight in village life. Against his often-extravagant interiors, Beaton's private life unfolds--his unique talent for self-promotion, desire for theatricality, and uncertain pursuit of love.
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Books by Andrew Ginger. The obvious becomes vulgar - and so taste has to invent something strange about it. Close X. Description Cecil Beaton was one of twentieth- century Britain s Renaissance men: photographer, set de.

Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Trivia About Cecil Beaton at H A 'who's who' of the 20th century, Henri Cartier-Bre. Vickers said there is no end to the queries he receives from new scholars digging for odd details.

Continue Shopping. Cecil Beaton began to use a visitors' book in when he moved to Ashcombe House in Wiltshire. Labels: Events. For Beaton devotees and lovers of all things design, it's a unique and illuminative glimpse at the artistic inspirations and everyday realities of the CBE.

Richard rated it really liked it Feb 26, By using neaton website you agree to our use of cookies. Home Contact us Help Free delivery worldwide. As Cecil Beaton himself puts it.

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Cecil Beaton : photographer, costume designer, set designer, playwright, creator of fashion fabrics, and designer of sophisticated and extravagant interiors. Cecil Beaton at Home, written by local author Andrew Ginger, focuses on two homes that Cecil Beaton loved and spent many years at. We see that Beatons country homes were not only havens to escape and seek inspiration for his photography and other artistic pursuits. But also, and maybe more so, they were designed to provide a theatrical, fanciful yet always beautiful surrounding for Beaton to entertain his equally artistic companions. Against his often-extravagant interiors, Beatons private life unfolds his unique talent for self-promotion, desire for theatricality, and uncertain pursuit of love. As Cecil Beaton himself puts it;.

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By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. He also happened to be a fine interior decorator. Hugo Vickers is an English writer and broad- caster who has written biographies of many twentieth-century figures, and Vivien L. Beaton's fascination with glamour and high society prevailed throughout his life and in he became court photographer to the British Royal Family.

Regis hotel in New York with beatln linen spattered with aniline dyes in what could be read as a homage to Jackson Pollock or, a murder scene. Related Searches. About Us. Labels: Events.

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First edition. The book comes with a limited edition slipcase covered in a specially produced wallpaper recreated by Beaudesert Limited of a chintz Cecil Beaton had printed in This monograph dedicated to the most spectacular example of Parisian First Empire interior architecture retraces Return Home.

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  1. Richard rated it really liked it Feb 26, Ginger has also acted as designer for the growing house collection of archive document handprints for the last ten years, and reflections glance off glazed ceramics and strike printed cotton tablecloths. Although best known as a photographer, Beaton also worked as an illustrator and designer for stage and film. Warm shades of ochre glow from the walls and roo.

  2. His first solo exhibition in London in established him as one of the leading fashion photographers and portraitists of his generation. Cdcil Preview See a Problem. Format Hardcover. Follow us.😰

  3. Andrew Ginger. Foreword by Hugo Vickers. New York. First edition. From the limited edition of copies with a slipcase covered in a Beaton designed wallpaper. 🛌

  4. A private view of the genius of Cecil Beaton, reflected through the lens of his town and country idylls, and his passion for interior design, gardening, and entertaining a circle of Bright Young Things.

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