Tag: Rosario Candela

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778 Park Avenue

778 Park Avenue is the twin sitting side by side across 73rd street from 770 Park, both on the west side of the street, mimicking each other and their design, both buildings were designed by Rosario Candela. 778 was completed…

Architectural detail 960 Fifth Avenue NYC

960 Fifth Avenue

Probably one of the all-time best lines in regards to 960 Fifth the broker A. Laurence Kaiser IV once said, “If you have less than $100 million, you’d be considered poor.” Never a more apt comment could be made, one…

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770 Park Avenue

770 Park Avenue is a 19-story 41 unit Georgian-style apartment building designed by Rosario Candela and completed in 1930. The building rests on the three story limestone pedestal, then shifts to red brick, by the twelfth story the building breaks…

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720 Park Avenue

720 Park is one of my personal favorites, it is a riot of design work with all sorts of stunning detail, especially as one looks up towards the top floors, literally appears to be capped by an old estate home…

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71 East 71st Street

71 east 71st street is the same building as 740 Park, but it is the separate side entrance for the building. It gets its own page for no particular reason other than that I happened to be passing on 71st…