Search the Collection

(John) Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

(1904-1978), Speaker of the House of Commons

Sitter in 22 portraits
During the Second World War he reached the rank of brigadier and was Deputy Chief of Staff of the British Second Army. He was elected to the House of Commons in the 1945 general election. Originally a Liberal, he became a member of the 'Young Turks' faction of the Conservative Party. Lloyd served in a number of ministerial posts in the Conservative government that was elected in 1951. He was Foreign Secretary during the Suez Crisis of 1955, which led to the fall of the Eden government. He served as Chancellor of the Exchequer from 1960 to 1962 and as Speaker of the House of Commons from 1971 to 1976.

Tell us More

List Thumbnail

Bagdad Pact Meeting, by Victor Weisz - NPG 6673

Bagdad Pact Meeting

by Victor Weisz
black ink and blue crayon on board with additional collage and white medium, circa 1958
NPG 6673

This is a far, far better thing.... than I have ever done, by Neville Colvin ('Colvin') - NPG 5350

This is a far, far better thing.... than I have ever done

by Neville Colvin ('Colvin')
pen and ink and Letratone, 1962
NPG 5350

Change the crew?  Why we'll row forever, steady from stroke to bow, by Victor Weisz - NPG 5351

Change the crew? Why we'll row forever, steady from stroke to bow

by Victor Weisz
pencil, pen and ink and white heightening, published in Evening Standard 5 April 1962
NPG 5351

(John) Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x172177

(John) Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 19 November 1965
NPG x172177

(John) Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x172178

(John) Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 19 November 1965
NPG x172178

Web image not currently available

(John) Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 1950s
NPG x182072

Web image not currently available

John Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Elliott & Fry
bromide print, 21 February 1952
NPG x90328

Web image not currently available

John Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Elliott & Fry
bromide print, 21 February 1952
NPG x90329

Web image not currently available

John Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 21 February 1952
NPG x29077

Web image not currently available

John Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Elliott & Fry
bromide print, 30 December 1955
NPG x90325

Web image not currently available

John Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Elliott & Fry
bromide print, 30 December 1955
NPG x90326

Web image not currently available

(John) Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 1955
NPG x168990

Web image not currently available

John Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate negative, 30 December 1955
NPG x82409

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

(John) Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd; Harold Anthony Caccia, Baron Caccia of Abernant

by Sir (Henry) Ashley Clarke
vintage colour snapshot print, March 1956
NPG x136179

Web image not currently available

(John) Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Rex Coleman, for Baron Studios
5 x 4 inch film negative, 25 March 1963
NPG x191564

Web image not currently available

(John) Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Rex Coleman, for Baron Studios
5 x 4 inch film negative, 8 February 1963
NPG x125895

Web image not currently available

(John) Selwyn Brooke Lloyd, Baron Selwyn-Lloyd

by Walter Bird
bromide print, 17 June 1964
NPG x168991

Place

Tell us more back to top

Can you tell us more about this person? Spotted an error, information that is missing (a sitter’s life dates, occupation or family relationships, or a date of portrait for example) or do you know anything that we don't know? If you have information to share please complete the form below.

If you require information from us, please use our Archive enquiry service. If you wish to license an image, please use our Rights and Images service.

Please note that we cannot provide valuations.

We digitise over 8,000 portraits a year and we cannot guarantee being able to digitise images that are not already scheduled.

What can you tell us?close

There are occasions when we are unsure of the identity of a sitter or artist, their life dates, occupation or have not recorded their family relationships. Sometimes we have not recorded the date of a portrait. Do you have specialist knowledge or a particular interest about any aspect of the portrait or sitter or artist that you can share with us? We would welcome any information that adds to and enhances our information and understanding about a particular portrait, sitter or artist.

Citationclose

How do you know this? Please could you let us know your source of information.

* Permission to publish (Privacy information)
Privacy Informationclose

The National Portrait Gallery will NOT use your information to contact you or store for any other purpose than to investigate or display your contribution. By ticking permission to publish you are indicating your agreement for your contribution to be shown on this collection item page. Please note your email address will not be displayed on the page nor will it be used for any marketing material or promotion of any kind.

Please ensure your comments are relevant and appropriate. Your contributions must be polite and with no intention of causing trouble. All contributions are moderated.

Your Emailclose

Contributions are moderated. We'll need your email address so that we can follow up on the information provided and contact you to let you know when your contribution has been published.