Building as prophesy. The gossamer delicacy of Willis Polk’s 1917 proto-modern glass curtain wall would not be copied for decades. The post-modern pastiche comprised of a cast iron cornice, pseudo-balconies, and fire escapes would only find favor even later.
Crystal made in Sweden. Designed and etched in the U.S.A. 94 mm. H; 257 mm. C Each glass holds 320 ml. (11 1/4 oz.)