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David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George (1863-1945), Prime Minister

Sitter associated with 103 portraits
Statesman. Lloyd George was elected Liberal MP for Carnarvon Boroughs in 1890, a seat he held for fifty-five years. Lloyd George became Chancellor of the Exchequer in 1908. In 1909 he introduced old-age pensions and, in 1911, the National Insurance Act, a scheme against ill-health and unemployment. He backed the war in defence of Belgium in 1914 and in 1916 became prime minister. He is remembered as one of Britain's greatest wartime leaders. He remained Prime Minister in a coalition government until 1922. A celebrated orator, in 1940 his devastating attack on Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, made in his last speech in the House of Commons, helped bring about the succession of Winston Churchill.

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P1700(86c)

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

possibly by Reginald Haines
albumen print, circa 1907
NPG P1700(86c)

3252

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Sir Henry Maximilian ('Max') Beerbohm
pencil and wash, circa 1908
NPG 3252

2837

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, circa 1909 (published 29 April 1909)
NPG 2837

P1392

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Emil Otto ('E.O.') Hoppé
gelatin silver print, 1911
NPG P1392

P140(36)

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by (Arthur) Walton Adams
bromide print, circa 1913
NPG P140(36)

4340

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

after Unknown photographer
oil on millboard, (circa 1917)
NPG 4340

2463

Statesmen of World War I

by Sir James Guthrie
oil on canvas, 1924-1930
On display in Room 30 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 2463

3244

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Sir William Newenham Montague Orpen
oil on canvas, 1927
On display in Room 30 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3244

x16032

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, May 1897
NPG x16032

x127460

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Elliott & Fry
chlorobromide print on cream card mount, 1898
NPG x127460

x194001

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Elliott & Fry
vintage bromide print, 1898
NPG x194001

x12477

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Reginald Haines, published by Rapid Photo Co
postcard print, 1900s
NPG x12477

x16033

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, 1902
NPG x16033

x12473

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by George Charles Beresford
platinum print, 1902
NPG x12473

x28743

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by T. & R. Annan & Sons
photogravure, circa 1905
NPG x28743

x135539

'At the Inter-Parliamentary Conference'

by Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, 25 July 1906
NPG x135539

x12474

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by George Charles Beresford
photogravure, 1908
NPG x12474

x9184

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, July 1909
NPG x9184

x16034

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, July 1909
NPG x16034

x28362

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 24 November 1910
NPG x28362

x81053

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 24 November 1910
NPG x81053

x38848

David Lloyd George and family

by Daily Express
bromide press print, 1910s
NPG x38848

x138005

Lady Megan Arfon Lloyd George; David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Albert Henry Llewellyn Chapman
vintage postcard print, 29 August 1911
NPG x138005

x12475

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by (Mary) Olive Edis (Mrs Galsworthy)
platinum print on photographer's card mount, 1917
NPG x12475

x12476

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by (Mary) Olive Edis (Mrs Galsworthy)
platinum print on photographer's card mount, 1917
NPG x12476

x194020

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George; D. W. Griffith

by Unknown photographer
vintage print, 1917
NPG x194020

x194126

Queen Alexandra; David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Central Press
vintage print, 1917
NPG x194126

x32125

The Imperial War Cabinet

by Vandyk
negative, 25 June 1918
NPG x32125

x139667

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Unknown photographer
half-plate glass negative, 10 December 1918
NPG x139667

Ax7835

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Alvin Langdon Coburn, published by Duckworth & Co
collotype, 25 August 1918
NPG Ax7835