Monday, 23 August 2021

1937. Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor by Cecil Beaton - s2

 

1937. Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor by Cecil Beaton
1937. Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor by Cecil Beaton

Wallis, Duchess of Windsor (born Bessie Wallis Warfield; 19 June 1896 – 24 April 1986), known as Wallis Simpson, was an American socialite and wife of the Duke of Windsor, the former King-Emperor Edward VIII. Their intention to marry and her status as a divorcée caused a constitutional crisis that led to Edward's abdication. wikipedia

Sir Cecil Walter Hardy Beaton (14 January 1904 – 18 January 1980) was a British fashion, portrait and war photographer, diarist, painter, and interior designer, as well as an Oscar–winning stage and costume designer for films and the theatre. wikipedia