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Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

(1897-1977), Prime Minister

(Robert) Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

Sitter in 42 portraits
Conservative Prime Minister between 1955 and 1957, Eden was awarded the Military Cross during World War I, and elected MP for Warwick and Leamington in 1923. He was a highly effective Foreign Secretary during a period of immense international tension. As Prime Minister, Eden's support of Anglo-French intervention in the Suez Crisis of 1956 lost him support.

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Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon, by Walter Stoneman - NPG x8369

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Walter Stoneman
dry-plate glass negative, June 1941
NPG x8369

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon, by Walter Stoneman - NPG x8370

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, June 1941
NPG x8370

Winston Churchill inspecting the Victory Parade, Berlin, by Keystone Press Agency Ltd - NPG x194064

Winston Churchill inspecting the Victory Parade, Berlin

by Keystone Press Agency Ltd
bromide print, 21 July 1945
NPG x194064

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon, by Walter Stoneman - NPG x163098

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, January 1950
NPG x163098

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon; Winston Churchill, by International News Photos - NPG x184363

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon; Winston Churchill

by International News Photos
vintage print, 17 December 1951
NPG x184363

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill and his cabinet of 1955, by International News Photos - NPG x182304

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill and his cabinet of 1955

by International News Photos
vintage print, 1955
NPG x182304

(Robert) Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon, after Sir David Low - NPG D43345

(Robert) Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

after Sir David Low
halftone reproduction tear sheet, published 24 September 1949
NPG D43345

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Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, 1941
NPG x139

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Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, 1941
NPG x352

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Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Walter Stoneman
dry-plate glass negative, June 1941
NPG x8368

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(Robert) Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Walter Stoneman
half-plate glass negative, January 1950
NPG x190611

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(Robert) Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Walter Stoneman
half-plate glass negative, January 1950
NPG x190612

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(Robert) Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Walter Stoneman
half-plate glass negative, January 1950
NPG x190613

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Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon; Unidentified Italian official

probably by Sir (Henry) Ashley Clarke
vintage snapshot print, September 1954
NPG x136192

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(Robert) Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon; Clarissa Eden (née Spencer-Churchill), Countess of Avon

by Vivienne
halftone reproduction tear sheet, published 3 November 1954
NPG x193407

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Winston Churchill giving his 80th birthday speech at Westminster Hall

by Jack Esten, for Reuters
bromide press print, 30 November 1954
NPG x199077

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