Cecil Beaton is mainly remembered as a costume, set and interior designer, and even more so as a prominent fashion photographer and the Royal Family’s official portraitist. However, little is known of his work for the British Ministry of Information during World War II. London’s Imperial War Museum, which houses 7000 prints and negatives from 1939-45, by the famous photographer, currently showcases the exhibition ‘Cecil Beaton: Theatre of War’ (held till January 1st, 2...

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