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

Sitter associated with 125 portraits
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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x197800

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Reginald Haines, published by J. Beagles & Co
postcard print, 1910s
NPG x197800

x197804

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Bevan
bromide postcard print, 1910s
NPG x197804

x197805

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Unknown photographer
postcard print, early 1910s
NPG x197805

x197806

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by James Russell & Sons, published by The Shenley Real Photo Post Card (Percy Redjeb)
postcard print, circa 1910
NPG x197806

x197812

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
postcard print, 1910s
NPG x197812

x138005

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

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

x197819

Group including David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Unknown photographer
bromide postcard print, circa 1912
NPG x197819

x197810

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George

by Ernest Herbert ('E.H.') Mills, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
postcard print, circa 1916
NPG x197810

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
bromide 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

x137208

After the Signing of the Treaty of Versailles

by Unknown photographer, for Daily Mirror
vintage print, 28 June 1919
NPG x137208

x137234

Council of Four, Paris Peace Conference

by Topical Press
vintage print, January 1919
NPG x137234

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