Mesquita, Samuel

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Mesquita, Samuel Gender: M
de Mesquita, Samuel Jessuran
born on 6 June 1868 at 07:30 (= 07:30 AM )
Place Amsterdam, Netherlands, 52n22, 4e54
Timezone LMT m4e54 (is local mean time)
Data source
Accuracy in question
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 15°48' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 27°24 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 02°40'


Dutch artist and craftsman who experimented with woodcuts printed in Gold and Black; an innovator and teacher at the Haarlem School of Art.

Mesquita was Jewish and taken by the Nazis to Auschwitz where he was gassed to death 11 February 1944, a holocaust victim.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • friend relationship with Escher, M.C. (born 17 June 1898). Notes: teacher and friend


  • Death by War or Terrorism 11 February 1944 in Auschwitz (Gassed to death, age 75)
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Source Notes

Steinbrecher quotes Koppejan from B.Rm gives 6 June 1908. This is likely to be an error, as other online sources give his birth year as 1868.


  • Passions : Criminal Victim : Concentration camp (Holocaust victim, gassed to death)
  • Vocation : Art : Commercial artist (Wood carver-printer-craftsman)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Haarlem School of Art)