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Fashion Tower

5th Avenue & 51st Street
New York City NY United States

Construction Dates
  Intended completion date1932
Floor Count52
Building Uses
 - office
Structural Types
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - art deco
 - masonry
 - terra cotta

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Roof720 ftFortune Magazine, 1930

Architect: William Bergen Chalfant (Pittsburgh)
Developer: Amos Parrish & Co.

Promoted as the "first skyscraper in full color," the Fashion Tower makes extensive use of polished terra cotta blocks in various colors.

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