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

Sitter in 68 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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Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland
lithograph, 1892
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Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland
lithograph, 1892
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D9962

The Preambulator (Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith)

by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge
pen and ink on artists' board, 1911
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D9889

The Wrong Solution (Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith)

by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge
pen and ink on artists' board, 1912
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D9914

The Wait-And-Seesaw

by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge
pen and ink on artists' board, 1923
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D9633

The Westminster Follies: Second Edition. New Turns! New Dresses!

by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge
ink and watercolour on artists' board, 1926
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Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Elliott & Fry
bromide postcard print, 1900s
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x197709

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Thomson, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
vintage postcard print, 1900-1908
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Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
vintage postcard print, 1900s
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x6560

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by George Charles Beresford
dry-plate glass negative, 1902
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x197708

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Reginald Haines, published by Batchelder Brothers
vintage postcard print, circa 1907
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