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Soiree Rose. A photograph album documenting a 1928 Parisian party hosted by Paul Dreyfus-Rose£350.00
A marvellous photographic souvenir record of a 1920s Parisian party.
Philippe Halsman's Jump BookSOLD
Halsman's irreverent images of America's great and good in the act of jumping.
The Duchess of Devonshire's Ball£50.00
A Diamond Jubilee celebration - a chronicle of the famous fancy dress ball for Queen Victoria.
An Indian AlbumSOLD
Cecil Beaton's photographs of war-time India, with the well-preserved dust jacket.
The Book of Beauty£150.00
Cecil Beaton's scarce first book.
Just Kids [SIGNED DELUXE EDITION]SOLD
A signed deluxe edition of Patti Smith's memoir of her relationship with Robert Mapplethorpe.
Nan Kempner. Une Americaine a ParisSOLD
The catalogue for an exhibition examining the fashion relationship between Yves Saint Laurent and Nan Kempner.
Ashcombe. The Story of a Fifteen-Year LeaseSOLD
A first edition of Beaton's record of his famous Wiltshire country house.
James Lees-Milne Diaries. Ancestral Voices [1942-1943]; Prophesying Peace [1944-1945]; Caves of Ice [1946-1947]; Midway on the Waves [1948-1949]; A Mingled Measure 1953-1972; Ancient as the Hills 1973-1974; Through Wood and Dale 1975-1978; Deep Romantic C£420.00
A complete set of James Lees-Milne's diaries.
Kentucky Countess. Mona Bismarck in Art & FashionSOLD
An illustrated biography of the style icon Mona Bismarck, with many photographs by Beaton.
Cecil Beaton's New York [SIGNED]SOLD
A signed first edition of Beaton's witty and glamourous snapshot of Manhattan in the 1930s.
Cecil Beaton's ScrapbookSOLD
The much sought-after second book by Beaton, with the scarce dust jacket.
Andy Warhol. Transcript of David Bailey's ATV Documentary£80.00
The text and stills from Bailey's banned film on Warhol.
Christian Dior and ISOLD
The first English edition of Dior's autobiography.
A satirical novel by Lord Berners.
An early book on the punk scene.
Wrens in CameraSOLD
Lee Miller's war-time photographs of Wrens.
Cecil Beaton's Diaries. The Wandering Years 1922-1939; The Years Between 1939-44; The Happy Years 1944-48; The Strenuous Years 1948-55; The Restless Years 1955-63; The Parting Years 1963-74. [A Complete Set of the Six Diaries]SOLD
A complete set of Cecil Beaton's Diaries, all with the original dust jackets.
A Collection of Photographs of Sacheverell Sitwell and his Family, collected by his son Francis Sitwell.£195.00
Photographs and negatives of the Sitwell siblings