Posts Tagged ‘landmark building’

September 15, 2014 at 07:04PM

September 15, 2014

Later than lunchtime drawing: The James B. Duke House at 1 East 78th Street, completed in 1912 and funded by a tobacco fortune, is now the classical home of NYU’s Institute of Fine Arts. Apparently architect Horace Trumbauer essentially reproduced the Hotel Lobottiere in Bordeaux, France in his design.  By the way, if you’re in NYC […]

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September 14, 2014 at 10:47AM

September 14, 2014

Lunchtime drawing: “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds”, inscribed on the facade of the James A. Farley Post Office on 8th Ave between 31st and 33rd Streets in NYC. from Nick’s Lunchbox Service on Tumblr http://ift.tt/1qA4m0k via IFTTT

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July 22, 2014 at 08:44PM

July 22, 2014

Later than lunchtime drawing: The Ukrainian Institute in the Harry F. Sinclair House, a landmarked mansion at 2 East 79th Street at Fifth Avenue. The building was designed by Charles Pierrepont Henry Gilbert and completed in 1898. from Nick’s Lunchbox Service on Tumblr http://ift.tt/Ur2Jna via IFTTT

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