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James William Lowther, 1st Viscount Ullswater

(1855-1949), Speaker of the House of Commons

Sitter associated with 29 portraits
Politician, Conservative MP for Rutland and Penrith; as Speaker of the House of Commons (1905-21), presided over a period of intense Party and electoral reform; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery (1923-49).

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'Silver Wedding Presentation to the Speaker and Mrs Lowther'

by Sir (John) Benjamin Stone
platinum print, 3 May 1911
NPG x135697

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James William Lowther, 1st Viscount Ullswater

by Elliott & Fry
bromide print, 1939
NPG x91576

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James William Lowther, 1st Viscount Ullswater

by Walter Stoneman
half-plate glass copy negative, copied April 1948
NPG x189292

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James William Lowther, 1st Viscount Ullswater ('Men of the Day. No. 1037. "Mr. Speaker."')

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 24 October 1906.
NPG D45351

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