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Beilby family (per. c. 1755–1819), glass enamellers and engravers, originated with William Beilby (1740–1819), glass enameller, born on 9 July 1740 in Durham, the fourth of the seven children of William Beilby (1706–1765), a silversmith, and his wife, Mary Bainbridge (...

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Birch, William Russell (1755–1834), enamel painter and printmaker, was born in Warwickshire on 9 April 1755, the son of Thomas Birch, a noted surgeon, and his wife, Mary Russell. After an unsuccessful start at a Latin school he was taken in by a wealthy cousin, ...

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Clarke, Harriet Ludlow (d. 1866), wood-engraver and stained-glass artist, was the fourth daughter of Edward Clarke, a London solicitor. Her siblings included Sarah, Edward, and Frederick, and probably also Elizabeth Anne, who married (Charles) Henry Bellenden Ker. She began engraving about 1837 and attracted the notice of the engraver ...

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Place, Francis (1647–1728), printmaker and potter, was the fifth son of Rowland Place (1616–1680) of Dinsdale, co. Durham, and his wife, Catherine (d. 1670), daughter and coheiress of Charles Wise of Copgrove, Yorkshire. Place was persuaded to enter the law as his father had done, and was articled to an attorney at ...