Cecil Beaton Self portrait. Sir Cecil Walter Hardy Beaton, CBE was an English fashion and portrait photographer, diarist, painter, interior designer and an Academy Award-winning stage and costume designer for films and the theatre.
Dame Edith Louisa Sitwell receiving breakfast in bed at Renishaw Hall (the family home), Photo by Cecil Beaton I Celebs Having Breakfast in Bed, Then to Now: An Homage to Everyone's Favorite Lazy Sunday Ritual
Stephen Tennant at his Wilsford Manor, aged 41
Cecil Beaton: costume balls and country house decadence from the 1920s to the 1970s