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Anthony Asquith (1902-1968), Film director; youngest son of Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith

Sitter associated with 30 portraits
Anthony Asquith was a film director. Born in London, he was the son of Herbert Henry Asquith, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom during World War I, and Margot Asquith. His first successful film was Pygmalion (1938) based on the George Bernard Shaw play. His later films included The Winslow Boy (1948), The Browning Version (1951), and The Importance of Being Earnest (1952). The last two starred Michael Redgrave. All three were remade in subsequent years.

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Anthony Asquith

by Helen Wilson
crayon, 1930
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Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (nee Morrell); Anthony Asquith

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1922
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Philip and Julian with Garsington visitors

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1922-1923
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Anthony Asquith; Sylvester Govett Gates

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1923
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'Sunday Afternoon'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1923
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'The Wharf'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1925
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Garsington visitors

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, June 1926
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Anthony Asquith; Alix Strachey (nee Sargant-Florence)

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, late 1920s
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Anthony Asquith

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 17 September 1927
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Anthony Asquith

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 17 September 1927
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Anthony Asquith

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 17 September 1927
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Anthony Asquith

by Paul Tanqueray
vintage bromide print, 1932
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Anthony Asquith

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1935
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Anthony Asquith

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1935
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