Cecil Beaton Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
The Royal Collection, London, UK
(Zoomable - look for the magnifying glass and the text "Magnify image")
4 photographs online
Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
Gertrude Lawrence, 1937
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Cecil Beaton in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Manitoba
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German) Miscellaneous Sites:
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AnalisisFotografia (in Spanish) Articles and Reference Sites:
Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UK
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"
UK Government Art Collection
Diana Duff Cooper, Viscountess Norwich, pencil drawing
Answers.com reference works
The "Art Encyclopedia" entry is from the Concise Grove Dictionary of Art (2002). The "Photography Encyclopedia" entry is from the The Oxford Companion to the Photograph (2005).
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Cecil Beaton
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia