Several people standing on the top of a building looking down into the downtown misty smog that is covering the Empire State & surrounding buildings, New York, November 1953 (LIFE Magazine). Photograph by Eliot Elisofon .
"Circus Animals on Street. A troupe of elephants and a zebra walk down Street in Manhattan, New York City, heralding the arrival of Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus. April Photo by Otto Bettmann.
The Art deco style is epitomised by the top of the Chrysler building, the idea of grand scale, with the building towering over the rest of the city. The rounded edges with triangle windows are a great depiction of Art deco as a whole.