Art Deco World (@QualityArtDeco) Fashion Tower 499 Seventh Avenue, NYC is a combination of two buildings: 491 (built 1925) and 499 (built 1930)

Art Deco World (@QualityArtDeco) Fashion Tower 499 Seventh Avenue, NYC is a combination of two buildings: 491 (built 1925) and 499 (built 1930)

Art Deco lighting - Dee comments: Eerie, like I've been there before staring up at these lights but in another era. There is a feeling of people walking by me and talking in hushed voices, but I cannot make out the words. Glimpses of black beaded fringes and light golden satin of dresses. Flashes of jewels. I smell smoke from a cigar just put out, a bang, a scream, sudden commotion all around me, people rushing, sudden cold air hitting me, the banging of doors. What happened? Can't tell ...

Art Deco lighting - Dee comments: Eerie, like I've been there before staring up at these lights but in another era. There is a feeling of people walking by me and talking in hushed voices, but I cannot make out the words. Glimpses of black beaded fringes and light golden satin of dresses. Flashes of jewels. I smell smoke from a cigar just put out, a bang, a scream, sudden commotion all around me, people rushing, sudden cold air hitting me, the banging of doors. What happened? Can't tell ...

Art Deco door, Cheney Brothers Bldg., NYC. Stunning.

Art Deco door, Cheney Brothers Bldg., NYC. Stunning.

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