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|Henry Hobson Richardson|
Close-up of Henry Hobson Richardson, portrait by Sir Hubert von Herkomer from the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.
|Name||Henry Hobson Richardson|
|Birth date||September 29, 1838|
|Birth place||Priestly Plantation, St. James Parish, Louisiana, U.S.|
|Date of death||April 27, 1886(aged 47)|
|Place of death||Brookline, Massachusetts, U.S.|
|Alma mater||Harvard College,
École des Beaux Arts
|Buildings||Trinity Church, Boston|
Henry Hobson Richardson (September 29, 1838 – April 27, 1886) was an American architect. He designed buildings in Albany, Boston, Buffalo, Chicago, Pittsburgh, Milwaukee and other cities. The style he popularized is named for him: Richardsonian Romanesque. Along with Louis Sullivan and Frank Lloyd Wright, Richardson is one of "the recognized trinity of American architecture".
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