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Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith (1852-1928), Prime Minister

Sitter in 69 portraits
Liberal Prime Minister from 1908 to May 1915 and leader of a wartime coalition until outmanoeuvred by Lloyd George in December 1916 and forced to resign, the feud terminally weakening the Liberal Party. An opponent of the enfranchisement of women, Asquith was until 1918 the target of militant suffragettes.

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2302

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Sydney Prior Hall
pencil, published in The Graphic 23 February 1889
NPG 2302

2307

Debate on the Indian Council Cotton Duties

by Sydney Prior Hall
pencil, published in The Graphic 2 March 1895
NPG 2307

2866a

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pen and ink, 1900s or 1910s?
NPG 2866a

4945

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Sir Leslie Ward
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 14 July 1904
NPG 4945

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

Ax15687

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Cyril Flower, 1st Baron Battersea
platinum print, circa 1891-1894
NPG Ax15687

x12547

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, circa 1895
NPG x12547

x197707

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Elliott & Fry
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x197707

x197709

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Thomson, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1900-1908
NPG x197709

x197710

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x197710

x82302

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass copy negative, 1900s
NPG x82302

x197708

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Reginald Haines, published by Batchelder Brothers
bromide postcard print, circa 1907
NPG x197708

x135577

'Visit of Members of the Russian Duma to England, 1909'

by Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, 22 June 1909
NPG x135577

x135578

'Visit of Members of the Russian Duma to England, 1909'

by Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, 22 June 1909
NPG x135578

x12786

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by (Mary) Olive Edis (Mrs Galsworthy)
bromide print, 1910s
NPG x12786

x134960

The Sixth Imperial Conference

by W. & D. Downey
bromide print, 1911
NPG x134960

Ax7821

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Alvin Langdon Coburn, published by Duckworth & Co
collotype, 19 February 1914
NPG Ax7821

Ax140551

Garsington visitors

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1917
NPG Ax140551

Ax140551a

Garsington visitors

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1917
NPG Ax140551a

x6559

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by George Charles Beresford
dry-plate glass negative, 1923
NPG x6559

x184089

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and grandchildren

by Keystone Press Agency Ltd
bromide press print, circa 1925
NPG x184089

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