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Aneurin Bevan

(1897-1960), Editor of 'Tribune' and Labour politician; MP for Ebbw Vale and Minister of Health; husband of Jennie Lee

Sitter in 32 portraits
Politician. Born in Tredegar, Monmouthshire, 'Nye' Bevan was elected Labour MP for Ebbw Vale (1929-60), and became the South Wales miners' spokesman. He was founder and, from 1942 to 1945, editor of the left-wing weekly Tribune. As Minister for Health and Housing (1945-51) Bevan guided the National Health Service Act through Parliament (1946) and oversaw its implementation in the National Health Service (1948) with nationalised hospitals and free medical treatment for all.

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Aneurin Bevan, by Sir David Low - NPG 4529(23)

Aneurin Bevan

by Sir David Low
pencil, 1935
NPG 4529(23)

Aneurin Bevan, by Peter Lambda - NPG 4993

Aneurin Bevan

by Peter Lambda
bronze head, 1974 (1945)
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4993

Aneurin Bevan, by Peter Lambda - NPG 5490

Aneurin Bevan

by Peter Lambda
plaster, circa 1945
NPG 5490

Aneurin Bevan, by Feliks Topolski - NPG 6325

Aneurin Bevan

by Feliks Topolski
charcoal, circa 1954
NPG 6325

Aneurin Bevan; Jennie Lee; William George Bevan; unknown woman, by George Woodbine, for  Daily Herald - NPG x131119

Aneurin Bevan; Jennie Lee; William George Bevan; unknown woman

by George Woodbine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 25 October 1934
NPG x131119

Aneurin Bevan; Jennie Lee; Sir Archibald James Lush; unknown woman, by George Woodbine, for  Daily Herald - NPG x131120

Aneurin Bevan; Jennie Lee; Sir Archibald James Lush; unknown woman

by George Woodbine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 25 October 1934
NPG x131120

Aneurin Bevan, by Edward George W. Malindine, for  Daily Herald - NPG x88298

Aneurin Bevan

by Edward George W. Malindine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 15 November 1936
NPG x88298

Aneurin Bevan, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x5168

Aneurin Bevan

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print, 1940
NPG x5168

Aneurin Bevan, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x14029

Aneurin Bevan

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print on white card mount, 1940
NPG x14029

Aneurin Bevan, by Howard Coster - NPG x1728

Aneurin Bevan

by Howard Coster
vintage print, 1943
NPG x1728

Aneurin Bevan, by Howard Coster - NPG x1729

Aneurin Bevan

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1943
NPG x1729

Aneurin Bevan, by Howard Coster - NPG x2930

Aneurin Bevan

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1943
NPG x2930

Aneurin Bevan, by Howard Coster - NPG x2931

Aneurin Bevan

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1943
NPG x2931

Aneurin Bevan, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x92563

Aneurin Bevan

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 1945
NPG x92563

Aneurin Bevan, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x92564

Aneurin Bevan

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 1945
NPG x92564

Aneurin Bevan, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x92565

Aneurin Bevan

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 1945
NPG x92565

Aneurin Bevan, by Walter Stoneman - NPG x165169

Aneurin Bevan

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, September 1945
NPG x165169

Aneurin Bevan, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x92562

Aneurin Bevan

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 4 October 1945
NPG x92562

Aneurin Bevan; Jennie Lee, by Associated Press - NPG x184224

Aneurin Bevan; Jennie Lee

by Associated Press
bromide press print, circa 1949
NPG x184224

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