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Labour politicians


268 People in group

Diane Abbott

Diane Abbott

1953-
Labour politician; MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Sitter in 4 portraits
Leo Abse

Leo Abse

1917-2008
Lawyer, writer and Labour politician; MP for Pontypool and Torfaen
Sitter in 11 portraits
Douglas Garven Alexander

Douglas Garven Alexander

1967-
Politician; MP and Shadow Foreign Secretary
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jack Ashley, Baron Ashley of Stoke

Jack Ashley, Baron Ashley of Stoke

1922-2012
Labour politician; MP for Stoke-on-Trent
Sitter in 2 portraits
Clement Attlee

Clement Attlee

1883-1967
Prime Minister
Sitter in 49 portraits
Dame Margaret Mary Beckett (née Jackson)

Dame Margaret Mary Beckett (née Jackson)

1943-
Labour politician; Foreign Secretary and MP for Derby South and Lincoln
Sitter in 1 portrait
Hilary Benn

Hilary Benn

1953-
Politician; Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government
Sitter in 1 portrait
Tony Benn

Tony Benn

1925-2014
Politician; Chairman of the Labour Party
Sitter in 26 portraits
Aneurin Bevan

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
Tony Blair

Tony Blair

1953-
Prime Minister
Sitter in 15 portraits
Hazel Anne Blears

Hazel Anne Blears

1956-
Politician; MP for Salford and Eccles
Sitter in 1 portrait
David Blunkett

David Blunkett

1947-
Labour politician; Home Secretary; MP for Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough
Sitter in 3 portraits
Paul Boateng

Paul Boateng

1951-
Labour politician; MP for Brent South
Sitter in 4 portraits
Betty Boothroyd, Baroness Boothroyd

Betty Boothroyd, Baroness Boothroyd

1929-
Speaker of the House of Commons
Sitter in 11 portraits
Ben Bradshaw

Ben Bradshaw

1960-
Politician; MP for Exeter and radio reporter
Sitter in 2 portraits
Gordon Brown

Gordon Brown

1951-
Prime Minister
Sitter in 7 portraits
James Callaghan

James Callaghan

1912-2005
Prime Minister
Sitter in 22 portraits
Alastair John Campbell

Alastair John Campbell

1957-
Journalist, political aide and writer; Director of Communications and Strategy (1997-2003)
Sitter in 4 portraits
Barbara Anne Castle, Baroness Castle

Barbara Anne Castle, Baroness Castle

1910-2002
Labour politician; MP for Blackburn and First Secretary of State
Sitter in 12 portraits
Shami Chakrabarti

Shami Chakrabarti

1969-
Lawyer and human rights campaigner; director of Liberty; life peer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Robin Cook

Robin Cook

1946-2005
Politician; Foreign Secretary
Sitter in 1 portrait
Yvette Cooper

Yvette Cooper

1969-
Labour politician; MP for Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford and Shadow Home Secretary
Sitter in 2 portraits
Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn

1949-
Labour politician; MP for Islington North and Leader of the Labour Party
Sitter in 4 portraits
(Charles) Anthony Raven Crosland

(Charles) Anthony Raven Crosland

1918-1977
Politician and writer
Sitter in 24 portraits
Richard Crossman

Richard Crossman

1907-1974
Labour politician, diarist and editor of the New Statesman
Sitter in 13 portraits
(Edward) Hugh John Neale Dalton, Baron Dalton

(Edward) Hugh John Neale Dalton, Baron Dalton

1887-1962
Labour politician and economist
Sitter in 25 portraits
Sir Thomas Dalyell of the Binns, 11th Bt ('Tam Dalyell')

Sir Thomas Dalyell of the Binns, 11th Bt ('Tam Dalyell')

1932-2017
Labour politician; MP for West Lothian and Linlithgow
Sitter in 2 portraits
Alistair Darling

Alistair Darling

1953-
Politician; Chancellor of the Exchequer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Angela Eagle

Angela Eagle

1961-
Politician; MP for Wallasey
Sitter in 2 portraits
Maria Eagle

Maria Eagle

1961-
Politician; MP for Garston and Halewood
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Leslie Falconer, Baron Falconer

Charles Leslie Falconer, Baron Falconer

1951-
Politician and barrister
Sitter in 1 portrait
Caroline Flint

Caroline Flint

1961-
Labour politician; MP for Don Valley
Sitter in 1 portrait
Michael Foot

Michael Foot

1913-2010
Editor, man of letters and Labour politician; MP for Ebbw Vale and Blaenau Gwent and leader of the Labour Party
Sitter in 14 portraits
Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

1906-1963
Politician; leader of the Labour party
Sitter in 29 portraits
George Galloway

George Galloway

1954-
Politician, broadcaster and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Alfred Brown, Baron George-Brown

George Alfred Brown, Baron George-Brown

1914-1985
Labour politician; Foreign Secretary
Sitter in 22 portraits
Bryan Charles Gould

Bryan Charles Gould

1939-
Politician; Shadow Secretary of State for National Heritage
Sitter in 1 portrait
Robert Bontine Cunninghame Graham

Robert Bontine Cunninghame Graham

1852-1936
Traveller, president of the Scottish Labour party and writer
Sitter associated with 10 portraits
Bernie Grant

Bernie Grant

1944-2000
Labour politician; MP for Tottenham
Sitter in 1 portrait
Arthur William James ('Anthony') Greenwood, Baron Greenwood of Rossendale

Arthur William James ('Anthony') Greenwood, Baron Greenwood of Rossendale

1911-1982
Labour politician; MP for Heywood & Radcliffe and Rossendale
Sitter in 6 portraits
Peter Hain

Peter Hain

1950-
Politician; Secretary of State for Wales
Sitter in 3 portraits
Harriet Harman

Harriet Harman

1950-
Politician; Deputy leader of the Labour Party and MP for Camberwell & Peckham
Sitter in 1 portrait
Roy Hattersley

Roy Hattersley

1932-
Politician, author and journalist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Denis Winston Healey, Baron Healey

Denis Winston Healey, Baron Healey

1917-2015
Labour politician; Secretary of State for Defence and Chancellor of the Exchequer
Sitter in 17 portraits
Eric Heffer

Eric Heffer

1922-1991
Politician; Chairman of the Labour Party
Sitter in 1 portrait
Arthur Henderson

Arthur Henderson

1863-1935
Politician, leader of the Labour Party, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and iron moulder
Sitter associated with 15 portraits
Margaret Eve Hodge

Margaret Eve Hodge

1944-
Politician; MP for Barking and Chair of the Public Accounts Committee
Sitter in 2 portraits
Glenda Jackson

Glenda Jackson

1936-
Actress and politician; MP for Hampstead & Kilburn
Sitter in 12 portraits
Roy Harris Jenkins, Baron Jenkins of Hillhead

Roy Harris Jenkins, Baron Jenkins of Hillhead

1920-2003
Writer and Labour politician; Home Secretary and co-founder of the Social Democratic Party
Sitter in 14 portraits
Alan Johnson

Alan Johnson

1950-
Politician; Home Secretary
Sitter in 2 portraits
Tessa Jowell

Tessa Jowell

1947-2018
Labour politician; MP for Dulwich and West Norwood and Minister for the Olympics, 2012
Sitter in 3 portraits
Sir Gerald Bernard Kaufman

Sir Gerald Bernard Kaufman

1930-2017
Politician and author
Sitter in 9 portraits
Robert Kilroy-Silk

Robert Kilroy-Silk

1942-
Journalist, writer and politician
Sitter in 1 portrait
Oona King

Oona King

1967-
Politician; MP for Bethnal Green and Bow and life peer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Glenys Kinnock

Glenys Kinnock

1944-
Politician; MEP for Wales
Sitter in 1 portrait
Neil Kinnock

Neil Kinnock

1942-
Labour politician; Vice-President of the European Commission
Sitter in 8 portraits
David Lammy

David Lammy

1972-
Politician; MP for Tottenham
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Lansbury

George Lansbury

1859-1940
Pacifist and politician; Labour leader and MP for Bow and Bromley
Sitter in 31 portraits
Jennie Lee

Jennie Lee

1904-1988
Labour politician; MP for Cannock and North Lanarkshire and Minister for the Arts; wife of Aneurin Bevan
Sitter in 33 portraits
Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone

1945-
Politician; Mayor of London
Sitter associated with 9 portraits