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Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon (1897-1977), Prime Minister

(Robert) Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

Sitter in 37 portraits
Conservative Prime Minister between 1955 and 1957, Eden was awarded the Military Cross during World War I, and elected MP for Warwick and Leamington in 1923. He was a highly effective Foreign Secretary during a period of immense international tension. As Prime Minister, Eden's support of Anglo-French intervention in the Suez Crisis of 1956 lost him support.

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4907

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Edmond Xavier Kapp
lithographic chalk, 1935
NPG 4907

P869(4)

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Cecil Beaton
vintage bromide print on white card mount, 1943
NPG P869(4)

P246

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1945
NPG P246

P490(8)

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1945
NPG P490(8)

4529(120)

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1952 or before
NPG 4529(120)

4529(121)

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1952 or before
NPG 4529(121)

4529(122)

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1952 or before
NPG 4529(122)

P398

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Philippe Halsman
bromide print, 1955
NPG P398

5775

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by (Arthur) Derek Hill
oil on canvas, 1974
NPG 5775

x84149

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Bassano Ltd
vintage print, 17 November 1931
NPG x84149

x84150

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Bassano Ltd
vintage print, 17 November 1931
NPG x84150

x81171

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 17 November 1931
NPG x81171

x81172

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 17 November 1931
NPG x81172

x81173

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 17 November 1931
NPG x81173

x48542

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
half-plate nitrate negative, 21 October 1933
NPG x48542

x11652

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Madame Yevonde
bromide print, 1935
NPG x11652

x36483

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Harold Tomlin, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 22 August 1935
NPG x36483

x76567

Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, 16 March 1939
NPG x76567