Francis Aungier Pakenham, 7th Earl of Longford (1905-2001), Statesman, businessman and writer
Sitter in 25 portraits
Author, publisher, politician and penal reform campaigner; Labour Leader of the House of Lords (1964-8), and advocate of penal reform; Lord Privy Seal (1964-5, 1966-8); Secretary of State for the Colonies (1965-6); co-founder and Director, The Help Charitable Trust (1986); Director, Sidgwich and Jackson (1980-5); publications include The Idea of Punishment(1961) and two volumes of autobiography (1964,1974).
by Lucy Willis
oil on canvas, 1993