Aug 26, 2012

Architects Dressed As Their Buildings

1931 - the skyscraper era. At a ball in New York City, architects dressed as buildings they had designed: 

Left to Right: A. Stewart Walker (Fuller Building), Leonard Schultze (Waldorf-Astoria), Ely Jacques Kahn (Squibb Building), William Van Alen (Chrysler Building), Ralph Walker (1 Wall Street), D.E.Ward (Metropolitan Tower), Joseph H. Freelander (Museum of New York).

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