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Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell (1906-1963), Politician, leader of the Labour party

Sitter in 29 portraits
Politician. Gaitskell became a socialist during the General Strike, and was elected as a Labour MP for Leeds South in 1945. He served as Chancellor of the Exchequer (1950-1) and took over the leadership of the Party on Attlee's retirement in December 1955. Gaitskell was a powerful Opposition Leader, who shaped party policy. The legacy of his work was Labour 's return to power in 1964.

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P399

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Philippe Halsman
bromide print, 1955
NPG P399

4923

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Judy Kampfner (née Caseb)
oil on canvas, 1957
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4923

4530

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Leslie Cubitt Bevis
bronze head, 1963
NPG 4530

x84285

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Bassano Ltd
vintage print, 1947
NPG x84285

x76777

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Philippe Halsman
bromide print, 1955
NPG x76777

x137687

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell with his family

by Associated Press
vintage print, September 1959
NPG x137687

x16312

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by COI Official Photograph
bromide print, October 1961
NPG x16312

x89319

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Elliott & Fry
vintage print
NPG x89319

x89320

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Elliott & Fry
vintage print
NPG x89320

x82660

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate negative, 1942
NPG x82660

x89318

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Elliott & Fry
vintage print, 1946
NPG x89318

x95194

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 1946
NPG x95194

x95195

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 1946
NPG x95195

x95196

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 1946
NPG x95196

x95197

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 1946
NPG x95197

x188274

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Walter Stoneman
half-plate glass negative, 26 September 1946
NPG x188274

x188275

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Walter Stoneman
half-plate glass negative, 26 September 1946
NPG x188275