381-383 Fifth Avenue

Above its mutilated first and second floors, 381-383 Fifth Avenue brings a burst of Parisian lavishness to its block.  Comparison of the upper with the lower stories provides an all-too-common example of a trend in showroom design subtracting architecture from the streetscape.  Would that it also provided an object lesson.

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