James William Lowther, 1st Viscount Ullswater(1855-1949), Speaker of the House of Commons
Sitter associated with 28 portraits
Politician, Conservative MP for Rutland and Penrith; as Speaker of the House of Commons (1905-21), presided over a period of intense Party and electoral reform; Trustee of the National Portrait Gallery (1923-49).
by Fred Roe
pencil and wash, 6 May 1936