Ezekiel, Ezekiel Abraham (1757–1806), engraver and printmaker, was born at Exeter, the eldest of the six sons (there were also at least four daughters) of Abraham Ezekiel (d. 1799), silversmith and watchmaker, who with his brother Benjamin had come from the Rhineland...
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Lucas, Horatio Joseph (1839–1873), etcher, was born in London on 27 May 1839, the fourth son of William Jeremiah Lucas, a West India merchant, and his wife, Esther Louis. He belonged to an old Jewish family. He was educated at Brighton and at ...
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Peri, Peter Laszlo [formerly Ladislas Weisz] (1899–1967), sculptor and etcher, was born on 13 June 1899 in Budapest, Hungary, the eldest of the eight children of Emanuel (Mano) Weisz, tailor and railway porter, and Amalia Goldstein. Pre-1914 antisemitism in Hungary led the family to change its name to ...