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143 People in group: Profession; Labour politicians

Diane Julie Abbott

1953-
Politician; MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Sitter in 4 portraits

Humphrey Cooper Attewell

1894-1972
Politician; MP for Harborough
Sitter in 7 portraits

Walter Henry Ayles

1879-1953
Conscientious objector and politician; MP for Bristol North, Southall and Hayes and Harlington
Sitter in 9 portraits

Barbara Ayrton-Gould

1888-1950
Politician; MP for Hendon North
Sitter in 5 portraits

Alice Martha Bacon, Baroness Bacon of Leeds and Normanton

1909-1993
Politician; MP for Leeds
Sitter in 16 portraits

John Baker

1867-1939
Politician; pioneer of the Political Labour Movement
Sitter in 2 portraits

George Nicoll Barnes

1859-1940
Trade unionist and politician; MP for Glasgow
Sitter in 11 portraits

John Rose Battley

1880-1952
Governing Director, Battley Bros. Ltd and politician; MP for Clapham
Sitter in 6 portraits

Hubert Beaumont

1883-1948
Politician; MP for Batley and Morley
Sitter in 1 portrait

John Warburton Beckett

1894-1964
Journalist and politician; MP for Gateshead and Peckham
Sitter associated with 2 portraits

Tony Benn

1925-2014
Politician; Chairman of the Labour Party
Sitter in 21 portraits

William Bennett

1873-1937
Politician; MP for South Battersea
Sitter in 1 portrait

Aneurin Bevan

1897-1960
Editor of 'Tribune' and politician; MP for Ebbw Vale and Minister of Health; husband of Jennie Lee
Sitter in 32 portraits

Joseph Binns

1900-1975
Consulting engineer and politician; MP for Gillingham
Sitter in 4 portraits

Alma Lillian Birk, Baroness Birk of Regent's Park

1917-1996
Journalist, lecturer and politician; Minister of State in the Privy Council Office
Sitter in 3 portraits

David Blunkett

1947-
Politician; Home Secretary
Sitter in 3 portraits

Arthur George Bottomley, Baron Bottomley

1907-1995
Politician; MP for Chatham
Sitter in 13 portraits

Valentine George Crittall, Baron Braintree

1884-1961
Justice of the Peace and politician; MP for Maldon
Sitter in 10 portraits

Sir Alfred Davies Devonsher Broughton

1902-1979
Physician and politician; MP for Batley & Morley
Sitter in 4 portraits

William John Brown

1894-1960
Union leader and politician; MP for Wolverhampton West and Rugby
Sitter in 31 portraits

Sir Derwent Hall Caine

1891-1971
actor, publisher; founder of 'Reader's Library' and politician; MP for Liverpool Everton
Sitter in 4 portraits

Barbara Anne Castle, Baroness Castle

1910-2002
Politician; MP for Blackburn and First Secretary of State
Sitter in 10 portraits

Samuel Clowes

1864-1928
Politician; MP for Stoke-on-Trent
Sitter in 2 portraits

Grace Mary Colman

1892-1971
Politician: MP for Tynemouth
Sitter in 1 portrait

Will Crooks

1852-1921
Trade unionist, member of the Fabian Society and politician; MP for Woolwich
Sitter in 9 portraits

Richard Crossman

1907-1974
Politician, diarist and editor of the New Statesman
Sitter in 13 portraits

Alice Cullen (née McLaughlin)

1891-1969
Politician; Labour MP for Glasgow Gorbals
Sitter in 1 portrait

George Dallas

1878-1961
Justice of the Peace, Chair of the Labour Party and politician: MP for Wellingborough
Sitter in 2 portraits

Harold Davies, Baron Davies of Leek

1904-1985
Politician; MP for Leek
Sitter in 4 portraits

Albert Edward Davies

1900-1953
Politician; MP for Burslem and Stoke-on-Trent North
Sitter in 3 portraits

Charles George Percy Smith, Baron Delacourt Smith of New Windsor

1917-1972
Captain and politician; MP for Colchester
Sitter in 10 portraits

Thomas Scott Dickson

1885-1935
Reporter and politician; MP for Lanark
Sitter in 2 portraits

Norman Noel Dodds

1903-1965
Politician; MP for Dartford and Erith & Crayford
Sitter in 16 portraits

Walter James Edwards

1900-1964
Politician; MP for Whitechapel & St Georges
Sitter in 8 portraits

Edward Evans

1883-1960
Teacher, Secretary of the National Institute for the Blind and politician; MP for Lowestoft
Sitter in 8 portraits

Stanley Norman Evans

1898-1970
Politician; MP for Wednesbury
Sitter in 9 portraits

Richard Ewart

1904-1953
Politician; MP for Sunderland
Sitter in 6 portraits

Michael Foot

1913-2010
Editor, man of letters and politician; MP for Ebbw Vale and Blaenau Gwent and leader of the Labour Party
Sitter in 12 portraits

Peter Freeman

1888-1956
Politician; MP for Newport
Sitter in 13 portraits

Caroline Selina Ganley (née Blumfield)

1879-1966
President of London Co-operative Society, Justice of the Peace and politician; MP for Battersea South
Sitter in 10 portraits

Joseph Gibbins

1888-1965
Justice of the Peace, trade unionist and politician; MP for Liverpool West Toxteth
Sitter in 1 portrait

Edwin George Gooch

1889-1964
President of the National Union of Agricultural and Allied Workers and politician: MP for North Norfolk
Sitter in 5 portraits

Archibald George Gossling

1878-1950
Trade unionist and politician: MP for Birmingham Yardley
Sitter in 3 portraits

Frederick Gould

1879-1971
Justice of the Peace, trade unionist and politician; MP for Frome
Sitter in 3 portraits

Bernie Grant

1944-2000
Politician; MP for Tottenham
Sitter in 1 portrait

Arthur William James ('Anthony') Greenwood, Baron Greenwood of Rossendale

1911-1982
Businessman and politician; MP for Heywood & Radcliffe and Rossendale
Sitter in 6 portraits

Joseph Hale

1913-1985
Engineer and politician; MP for Rochdale
Sitter in 3 portraits

George Downie Blyth Crookston Hardie

1873-1937
Engineer and politician; MP for Glasgow Springburn; brother of Keir Hardie
Sitter in 1 portrait

David Rennie Hardman

1901-1989
Professor of English Literature and politician; MP for Darlington
Sitter in 10 portraits

Harriet Harman

1950-
Politician; MP for Camberwell and Peckham and deputy leader of the Labour Party
Sitter in 1 portrait

John Henry Hayes

1889-1941
Police officer, trade unionist and politician; MP for Liverpool Edge Hill
Sitter in 1 portrait

Denis Winston Healey, Baron Healey

1917-
Politician; Secretary of State for Defence and Chancellor of the Exchequer
Sitter in 14 portraits

Edward George Hemmerde

1871-1948
Barrister, rower, playwright and politician; MP for East Denbighshire, North West Norfolk and Crewe
Sitter in 6 portraits

Patricia Hope Hewitt

1948-
Politician; MP for Leicester West, Secretary of State for Health and Minister for Women
Sitter in 2 portraits

Roy Harris Jenkins, Baron Jenkins of Hillhead

1920-2003
Politician; Home Secretary and writer
Sitter in 13 portraits

Sir William Jenkins

1871-1944
Justice of the Peace, trade union leader and politician; MP for Neath
Sitter in 1 portrait

Dame Tessa Jane Helen Douglas Jowell (née Mills)

1947-
Politician; MP for Dulwich and West Norwood and Minister for the Olympics, 2012
Sitter in 3 portraits

Glenys Kinnock

1944-
Politcian; MEP for Wales
Sitter in 1 portrait

George Wilfrid Holford Knight

1877-1936
Politician; MP for Nottingham
Sitter in 2 portraits

Edgar (Isaac) Lansbury

1887-1935
Mayor of Poplar and politician; son of George Lansbury; father of Angela Lansbury
Sitter in 2 portraits