Famous Architects Dressed as Their Buildings


It was 1931–the skyscraper era. At a ball in New York City, architects dressed as buildings they had designed:

L-R: A. Stewart Walker (Fuller Building), Leonard Schultze (Waldorf-Astoria), Ely Jacques Kahn (Squibb Building), William Van Alen (Chrysler Building), Ralph Walker (1 Wall Street), D.E.Ward (Metropolitan Tower), Joseph H. Freelander (Museum of New York).

Link | Photo: Ely Jacques Kahn, Architect by Jewel Stern and John A. Stewart