Reference Entry

Bomberg, David Garshen (1890-1957), painter

Richard Cork

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Bomberg, David Garshen (1890-1957), painter, was born at 18 Florence Street, Birmingham, on 5 December 1890, the fifth of the eleven children of Abraham Bomberg (1867/8-1938), a Polish immigrant leather-worker, and his wife, Rebecca, née Klan (1863/4-1912), whose family kept an inn and reared horses. In 1895 the family moved ...

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