Chrysler Building

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According to Carter B. Horsely, "(o)ther towers may lay claim to being taller now or being more innovative, but the Chrysler top is a magical sorcerer's wand, a phantasmagoric pinnacle worthy of the land of Oz. There were the pyramids, the Colossus of Rhodes, the great Medieval and Gothic cathedrals of Europe and in 'modern' times only the Eiffel Tower, the Woolworth Building and the Chrysler Building: man-made monuments that transcended the parochial vision to inspire delirium and fantasy."

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Chrysler Building

The Chrysler Building – 405 Lexington Avenue at 42nd Street – was built in 1928-1930 by Walter P. Chrysler. Its design was a 77-story tall triumph of Art Deco, and it was one of the first skyscrapers to make a major use of metal in its construction and adornment. Many consider it the most important Art Deco building in the world. Until his departure in 1920, Walter P. Chrysler had been vice-president of General Motors in charge of operations and president of their Buick division. Five years…

NEW YORK CHRYSLER Building art print from an original by AndreVoyy, $15.00

NEW YORK CHRYSLER Building art print from an original | Etsy

Titel: New York Chrysler Building This is an archival quality print from my original pen drawing and watercolor painting. Printed on high quality archival paper (192 g/m²) with archival, pigment ink. Please contact me if you are interested in purchasing the original painting or another size of the print. The prints are shipped signed and dated in protective sleeve with cardboard. watercolour, aquarell, aquarelle, acuarela, acquerello

Mitchell Funk - Chrysler Building Art Deco Skyscraper

Mitchell Funk - Chrysler Building Art Deco Skyscraper

Mitchell Funk - Chrysler Building Art Deco Skyscraper

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80x60 New York Empire State Canvas Wall Art Deco Gatsby Black Gold *Minor Faults in Home, Furniture & DIY, Home Decor, Wall Hangings | eBay

80x60 New York Empire State Canvas Wall Art Deco Gatsby Black Gold *Minor Faults | eBay

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Chrysler Sunset - Signed Fine Art Photograph - Limited Edition of 20 Photograph

Inspired by the iconic architecture of the Chrysler building, this Pink Art Deco Chrysler Architectural Pattern Wallpaper Mural will help create a sophisticated theme in your home. This ornate wallpaper takes the recognisable shapes from the top of the building and turns it into a bespoke repeat pattern, creating a statement art deco design. Available in a few trending shades, this stylish wallpaper will help introduce a sense of opulence and glamour, famously seen in The Great Gatsby…

Pink Art Deco Chrysler Architectural Pattern Wallpaper Mural

Inspired by the iconic architecture of the Chrysler building, this Pink Art Deco Chrysler Architectural Pattern Wallpaper Mural will help create a sophisticated theme in your home. This ornate wallpaper takes the recognisable shapes from the top of the building and turns it into a bespoke repeat pattern, creating a statement art deco design. Available in a few trending shades, this stylish wallpaper will help introduce a sense of opulence and glamour, famously seen in The Great Gatsby…

Chrysler Building Spire at Night - Framed Black & White Photo by Andrew Prokos

A fine art photo of the Chrysler Building's illuminated spire at night in black and white, New York City. Framed prints and high-resolution stock image available.