The Queen of Art Deco - 1930 Chrysler Building, Manhattan, New York. The Chrysler Building was was built before the Empire State building for Walter Chrysler's growing business. (Chrysler paid for it out of his own pocket, not out of the business).
Wonderful and typical ornamentation of ancient houses of centuries XIX and XX in certain areas of the city of Mexico. The image is of one located in Polanco. Today, most of these buildings function as shops or restaurants.