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Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

(1903-1995), Prime Minister

Sitter in 32 portraits
Douglas-Home, the Tory statesman, relinquished his title as 14th Earl of Home in 1963 to become Prime Minister (1963-4). Having served as Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs under Macmillan (1960-3), he returned to the same office under Edward Heath (1970-4).

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'So what if we lose a few shopkeepers votes' he said, by William Papas ('Papas') - NPG 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

'Well, Marples hath gone - now what?', by John Musgrave-Wood ('Emmwood') - NPG 5363

'Well, Marples hath gone - now what?'

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

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel, by Arnold Newman - NPG P150(22)

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Arnold Newman
colour dye transfer print, 1978
NPG P150(22)

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel, by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz - NPG P1185

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Bernard Lee ('Bern') Schwartz
dye transfer print, 16 June 1978
NPG P1185

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel, by Rex Coleman, for  Baron Studios - NPG x125643

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Rex Coleman, for Baron Studios
5 x 4 inch colour transparency, 30 November 1962
NPG x125643

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel, by Rex Coleman, for  Baron Studios - NPG x125644

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Rex Coleman, for Baron Studios
5 x 4 inch film negative, 30 November 1962
NPG x125644

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel, by Rex Coleman, for  Baron Studios - NPG x125645

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Rex Coleman, for Baron Studios
5 x 4 inch film negative, 30 November 1962
NPG x125645

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel, by Rex Coleman, for  Baron Studios - NPG x125646

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Rex Coleman, for Baron Studios
5 x 4 inch film negative, 30 November 1962
NPG x125646

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel, by Madame Yevonde - NPG x26396

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Madame Yevonde
bromide print on grey card mount, 1963-1964
NPG x26396

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

Change the crew? Why we'll row forever, steady from stroke to bow

by Victor Weisz
pencil, pen and ink and white heightening, published in Evening Standard 5 April 1962
NPG 5351

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

'I wouldn't mind him playing the organ if only he knew how to play it'

by Michael Cummings ('Cummings')
pen and ink and wash, 1967
NPG 5364

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Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Elliott & Fry
whole-plate glass negative, 6 November 1951
NPG x100285

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Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Elliott & Fry
whole-plate glass negative, 6 November 1951
NPG x100286

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Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Elliott & Fry
whole-plate glass negative, 6 November 1951
NPG x100287

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Wilcock-Woodward
vintage print, 1960s
NPG x139560

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Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Wilcock-Woodward
vintage print, 1960s
NPG x139561

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Wilcock-Woodward
vintage contact sheet, 1960s
NPG x139562

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Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home, Baron Home of the Hirsel

by Wilcock-Woodward
vintage contact sheet, 1960s
NPG x139563

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