Sunday, September 20, 2009

PS 39 Henry Bristow School

Now that's a SCHOOL...
Historical photos show that the center tower originally had a tall, mansard roof like the sides.

Saint Francis Xavier Window

A window in the Saint Francis Xavier Cathedral in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Montauk Club

313 Garfield Place

The entrance to a gorgeous, one of a kind building on Garfield Place, with it's grand curved bay window, the steps cascading around the curved bay. The column capitals between each window have carved faces (that detail will have to wait for another sketch)

50 Montgomery Place

A two-story arch from which a great center bay emerges.

104 Garfield Place

On Garfield between 5th and 6th Avenue, there is an especially charming row of townhomes. This is one of them.

Prospect Park Archway

Tennis House Prospect Park

Hiding within the trees in Prospect Park, a feast of columns, arches, and vaulted spaces.

Grace United Methodist Church

Old First Reformed Church