Texts by Joanna Ling & Oliva Maria Rubio.
La Fabrica & Fundacion Canal. Madrid. 2018. First edition. Pink boards, with black titles and photographic image pasted to front board. 144 pages. Approx. 80 b&w and colour illustrations. Spanish & English. 250 x 175mm. 0.7kg. 9788417048723. Fine.
The catalogue to accompany the exhibition of Cecil Beaton's portait photographs at Fundacion Canal in Madrid. The show was the first exhibition of Beaton's work to be hosted in Madrid. It included many of Beaton's most well-known portraits of the artistic and social greats of the twentieth century, with a particular focus on his Spanish sitters. Gary Cooper, Greta Garbo, Dali, Pablo Picasso, Balenciaga, David Hockney, Colette, Barbara Hutton, Marilyn Monroe and Barbara Streisand are just a few of the names who appear.