Animals in Stone: Architectural Sculpture in New York City

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W.W. Norton, 2009 - Architecture - 144 pages

A delightful collection of creatures that adorn New York City buildings.

Companion to Faces in Stone, this is a gift-sized and attractively priced book for architecture buffs. It features more than one hundred imaginative sculptural details, from the domestic to the fantastic, with a brief introduction and contextual photos to show the building on which each ornament appears, the addresses, and transportation information.

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About the author (2009)

Robert Arthur King teaches at the New York School of Interior Design and lives in Manhattan.

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