B is for Beaton #18

Albert Camus


estiv said...

I get the impression that when photographing someone from outside show biz (in which I'd include fashion and classical music), Beaton would attempt to be very serious, and the result would be kitsch.

Peter Nellhaus said...

He looks ready to star in his own film noir. "The Stranger" to be sure.

Rhys said...

Cecil Beaton pictured
Lots of people famous
But none with so much ennui
as Weltschmerz-laden Camus