Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Beaver Street and South William Street


“On either side of Delmonicos, one of the city’s oldest restaurants, are two Corinthian columns that were supposedly brought over from Pompeii. However, their exact provenance is vague, and the Landmarks Preservation Commission safely gives them a ‘reputed’ ranking.” —from “New York City’s Oldest Public Art Is Pompeii Ancient” at Hyperallergic

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