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    Sale 5435

    Photographs

    26 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 24

    CECIL BEATON (1904-1980)

    Charles James Dresses, Vogue, 1948

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CECIL BEATON (1904-1980)
    Charles James Dresses, Vogue, 1948
    gelatin silver print, printed November 1998
    titled and dated in staff's hand in pencil in 'Beaton/Sotheby's' copyright reproduction limitation stamp on reverse of flush-mount
    19 x 23in. (48.4 x 58.5cm.)


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    Danziger was the author of an early Beaton monograph and exhibited the artist's work, including this now iconic American fashion image.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE JAMES DANZIGER COLLECTION


    Literature

    Danziger, Beaton, Holt & Co., 1980, p.225; Shots of Style, V&A, 1985, pl.35; Garner & Mellor, Cecil Beaton, Random House, 1994, p.205, colour variant.