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Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

(1852-1928), Prime Minister

Sitter in 71 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, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax142778

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1927
NPG Ax142778

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax142779

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1927
NPG Ax142779

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith, after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland - NPG D23393

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland
lithograph, 1892
NPG D23393

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith, after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland - NPG D5449

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

after (Marion Margaret) Violet Manners (née Lindsay), Duchess of Rutland
lithograph, 1892
NPG D5449

The Preambulator (Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith), by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge - NPG D9962

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

by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge
pen and ink on artists' board, 1911
NPG D9962

The Wrong Solution (Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith), by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge - NPG 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
NPG D9889

The Wait-And-Seesaw, by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge - NPG D9914

The Wait-And-Seesaw

by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge
pen and ink on artists' board, 1923
NPG D9914

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith, by Alexander ('Alick') Penrose Forbes Ritchie - NPG D2684

Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

by Alexander ('Alick') Penrose Forbes Ritchie
colour relief halftone cigarette card, 1926
NPG D2684

The Westminster Follies: Second Edition. New Turns! New Dresses!, by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge - NPG D9633

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

by Sir (John) Bernard Partridge
ink and watercolour on artists' board, 1926
NPG D9633

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