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Lewis Parsons Hobart

 (1873 - 1954)
Lewis Parsons Hobart was active/lived in California, Missouri.  Lewis Hobart is known for Architecture, painting.

Lewis Parsons Hobart

Born in St Louis, MO on Jan. 14, 1873. Hobart was educated at UC Berkeley, the American Academy in Rome and Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris. Following his academic training, he settled in San Francisco and established an architecture practice in 1906. He designed and built some of the City's most impressive edifices, including Grace Cathedral, Bohemian Club, Steinhart Aquarium, and in Monterey, the Del Monte Lodge. During the 1930s he was elected president of the San Francisco Art Commission and a member of the architectural commission for the GGIE. As well as a prominent architect, he was also a fine amateur painter. Hobart died in San Francisco on Oct. 20, 1954. He was the husband of artist Mabel Deming. Member: Bohemian Club; AIA

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
American Art Annual 1924; Who's Who on the Pacific Coast 1949; SF Chronicle, 12-3-1933 & 10-20-1954 (obituary).

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About  Lewis Parsons Hobart

Born:  1873 - St. Louis, Missouri
Died:   1954 - San Francisco, California
Known for:  Architecture, painting