Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, CATHAL BRUGHA STREET, COLLEGE OF DOMESTIC SCIENCE

Name: ROBINSON & KEEFE
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, CATHAL BRUGHA STREET, COLLEGE OF DOMESTIC SCIENCE
Date: 1936-1941
Nature: New. Contractor: H. & J. Martin. Sculptural group on corner with Thomas Lane by Gabriel Hayes.
Refs: Drawings, 1939, in IAA (on deposit from Robinson, Keefe & Devane), 86/93.12/15-24; IB 78, 25 Jul 1936, 667; 81, 5 Aug 1939, 661; 82, 30 Mar,9 Nov 1940, 213,673; 83, 7 Jun 1941, 279-80;  Paul Larmour, Free State Architecture:  Modern Movement architecture in Ireland, 1922-1949 (Kinsale: Gandon Editions, 2009), 70,71(illus.);  Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 157.


Name: HAYES, GABRIEL *
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, CATHAL BRUGHA STREET, COLLEGE OF DOMESTIC SCIENCE
Date: 1941
Nature: Carving of the 3 Graces (or Students, according to Casey) on corner of building.
Refs: Theo Snoddy, Dictionary of Irish Artists: 20th Century (1996), 176;  Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 157.