Nancy Mitford & friends by Cecil Beaton, 1933 Mitford sister love
Deborah Mitford, Duchess of Devonshire, in the Gold Drawing Room at Chatsworth beneath a Holbein portrait of Henry VIII. Photo by Norman Parkinson,
Impersonation Party, Among the revellers are Cecil Beaton (back left), Tallulah Bankhead (front right), Elizabeth Ponsonby (in black hat), and (front row left) Stephen Tennant as Queen Marie of Romania
Top model Stella Tennant and her grandmother,Deborah Cavendish,the Dowager Duchess of Devonshire at their family estate Chatsworth House.She was formerly Deborah Freeman-Mitford,the youngest & last surviving of the Mitford sisters.
1949; HRH PRINCESS MARGARET; CECIL BEATON
The Mitford Sisters.
Derbyshire, England 1952 by Norman Parkinson
The Mitford Sisters Here I give you a whiff of the six Mitford sisters, five of which came to either prominence or notoriety and thus became part of century history:
The ever elegant Diana Mitford by Cecil Beaton
Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy Onassis~with her sister Princess Lee Radziwill (née Bouvier) in Jan 1951
The novels of Nancy Mitford - one of my favourite romance writers.
Nancy Mitford - Author of Love in a Cold Climate. Nancy grew up in an eccentric family and had a rather uncoventional education but wrote a few witty and entertaining novels during the first half of the century.