His sumptuous and romantic images depict high society beauties and the most glamorous models of the age.
Here the models, dressed in Schiaparelli, pose in a surrealist stage set typical of Beaton’s work of the 1930s.
This couple, who married during WW2, wear smart civilian daywear.
This is an amateur snapshot taken using a personal camera, reflecting the early-mid 20th century surge in home photography.Jeremy Deller (born 1966) and Alan Kane (born 1961) Protest House, Cardiff, Wales, 2001 2001 C-type print Museum no. The group is known for a disciplined approach that explores - and questions - the objectivity of photography.E.772-2008 Purchased through the generosity of Outset Contemporary Art Fund and Paul Myners ' Folk Archive' is a collection of the visual ephemera of Britain today, from murals and graffiti to souped-up cars and motorcycle hearses. The consistent and dispassionate style in this series of portraits resembles that of a mugshot or passport photograph.In 1968 he joined a battalion of American marines as they crossed the Perfumed River to the city of Hue which had been captured by North Vietnamese soldiers.The Americans suffered heavy casualties and the city was destroyed.
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