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Sir Edward Heath (1916-2005), Prime Minister

Sitter in 52 portraits
Prime Minister between 1970 and 1974. Heath was leader of the Conservative Party from 1965, and MP for Old Bexley and Sidcup. As Prime Minister, he was largely responsible for Britain's entry into the European Community (EEC); he was succeeded in the leadership by Margaret Thatcher and remained an active backbencher.

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5360

'So what if we lose a few shopkeepers votes' he said

by William Papas ('Papas')
pen and ink and blue crayon, 1964
NPG 5360

P521

Sir Edward Heath

by Eve Arnold
bromide print, 1965
NPG P521

5363

'Well, Marples hath gone - now what?'

by John Musgrave-Wood ('Emmwood')
pen and ink and Letratone, 1967
NPG 5363

6914

Sir Edward Heath

by (Arthur) Derek Hill
oil on canvas, 1972
NPG 6914

6782

Sir Edward Heath

by Barry Ernest Fantoni
pencil and gouache, circa 1972
NPG 6782

6474

Sir Edward Heath

by Gerald Scarfe
ink on paper, 1973
NPG 6474

P1182

Sir Edward Heath

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 5 November 1976
NPG P1182

P377

Sir Edward Heath

by Jane Bown
bromide print, 1978
NPG P377

P150(20)

Sir Edward Heath

by Arnold Newman
bromide print, 1978
NPG P150(20)

P641

Sir Edward Heath

by Sally Soames
bromide print, 1985
NPG P641

6834

The House of Commons, 24 July 1986

by Christopher John ('Chris') Orr
aquatint and etching, 1986
NPG 6834

6864

Sir Edward Heath

by Martin Jennings
bronze bust, 2009 (1991)
NPG 6864

x166846

Sir Edward Heath

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 1954
NPG x166846

x170277

Sir Edward Heath

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 2 September 1959
NPG x170277

x170278

Sir Edward Heath

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 2 September 1959
NPG x170278

x170279

Sir Edward Heath

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 2 September 1959
NPG x170279

x17471

Sir Edward Heath

by COI Official Photograph
bromide print, 1960
NPG x17471

x125725

Sir Edward Heath

by Rex Coleman, for Baron Studios
5 x 4 inch film negative, 29 September 1965
NPG x125725

x125726

Sir Edward Heath

by Rex Coleman, for Baron Studios
5 x 4 inch film negative, 29 September 1965
NPG x125726