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Beaton, Sir Cecil Walter Hardy (1904-1980), photographer and designer for screen and theatre

Hugo Vickers

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/30801

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Beaton, Sir Cecil Walter Hardy (1904-1980), photographer and designer for screen and theatre, was born at 21 Langland Gardens, Hampstead, London, on 14 January 1904, the eldest of the two sons and two daughters of Ernest Walter Hardy Beaton (1867-1936), timber merchant, and his wife, Esther Etty; (1872-1962), the daughter ...

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