…dressed as the buildings that made them famous.
Left to Right: 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), and Joseph H. Freelander (Museum of New York)
Here is a great piece on why Ralph Walker was America’s most underrated architect. Photos of the actual buildings below.
41 E 57th St (Fuller Building)
301 Park Ave (Waldorf Astoria)
745 Fifth Ave (Squibb Building)
405 Lexington (Chrysler Tower)
One Wall Street
1 Madison Ave (Metropolitan Tower)
1220 Fifth Ave (Museum of NY)