See Brock family
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Brooke, William Henry (1772–1860), portrait painter and illustrator, born possibly in London, was the son of Henry Brooke (1738–1806), a Dublin painter who moved to London in 1761, and his wife, Anne Kirchoffer. He was also a nephew of Henry Brooke (c...
Fildes, Sir (Samuel) Luke (1843–1927), illustrator and genre and portrait painter, was born on 18 October 1843 at 22 Standish Street, Liverpool, the fourth of the ten children of James Fildes (c.1813–1858) of Manchester, mariner and shipping agent, and his wife, ...