Look! Floral Ironwork Over Doorway

Look! Floral Ironwork Over Doorway

Maxwell Ryan
Jan 4, 2005

Organic mineral. Passing by this building on 9th street just east of 6th avenue, we had to stop and snap a pic of this really nice ironwork.

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Completely impractical, this very lightly crafted floral arrangement (chesnut tree?) takes a forgettable doorway and dresses it up in a beautiful and ageless way. The blue/green cast tells us it must be a form of copper (like the light behind), which also adds warmth and color to the scene. MGR

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