Mondrian’s telephone exchange building, Dame Court, Dublin

The artist, Mondrian (1872-1944) is thought to have made phone calls routed through here, as it was near the studio he used during his little known and rather brief ‘Dublin period’ in September 1938*.

*: May not be true.

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