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Hoban, James (1762–1831), architect and designer

Ronald M. Birse

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Hoban, James (1762–1831), architect and designer, was born in Callan, co. Kilkenny, Ireland, the son of Edward Hoban and his wife, Martha née Bayne. Details of his early life are not known, but he studied drawing under Thomas Ivory in one of the schools of the ...

Reference Entry.  714 words. 

Subjects: Architecture ; Art Forms

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