Posts Tagged ‘Gothic details NYC buildings’

Evil eagles of 10th Street and University Place

November 5, 2010

These are some devilish-looking eagles—or turkeys, or griffins?—carved into the corner of Devonshire House, a 1928 Emery Roth building dripping with Gothic details and family crests.

Devonshire House underwent condo conversion in 2008. Hard to believe that for 60 years, this pre-war gem in prime Greenwich Village was a rental.