FLATIRON BUILDING
ARCHITECTURAL SCULPTURE

A PLASTER MODEL OF THIS GLORIOUS CHICAGO SCHOOL BUILDING. MEASURING 11IN HIGH, 7IN WIDE, 3IN DEEP & 7.5LB APPROXIMATELY.


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The Flatiron was designed by Daniel Burnham, a founder of the 'Chicago School' style of architecture. Completed in 1902 the building was built using a unique steel skeleton which became the prototype for many skyscrapers that followed.

The building was not initially greeted with public acclaim, but soon became a symbol of New York and is considered the nations first true skyscraper. Its distinctive clothes 'iron' shape gives the building its name. Built at the intersection of Broadway and Fifth Avenue, the 'Architectural Record' suggested the building "resembled a ship sailing up the Avenue."

The Flatiron has become one of New York's must see tourist attractions - a true city icon. Chisel & Mouse have modelled the building in its entirety, enabling you to view the sculpture from each of its unique angles.

Each of our architectural sculptures is handmade in our studio in Sussex, England. They are made of strong plaster that has a reassuring weight and smooth, cool feel. The window frames and door are made of etched brass. Stylish ornaments, gifts or presents that are handmade in Britain and look fabulous on a desk or shelf.

The Flatiron Building, 175 Fifth Avenue at East 23rd Street, New York City, USA.

DETAILS

ARCHITECTDaniel Burnham
YEAR1902
STYLEChicago School
MATERIALPlaster
LOCATION175 Fifth Avenue at East 23rd Street, New York City, USA
DIMENSIONS11in high, 7in wide, 3in deep & 7.5lb approximately.
TAGSFlatiron Building model. Architectural sculpture. Miniature building. ArchiModel, Cool, stylish modern bookends. Wall art inspired by architecture. gift for an architect, present for an architect, architect gift, architect present, architectural gift, architectural present,. Daniel Burnham model, Chicago School architectural sculpture, Plaster model building. Buy direct from the maker. Handmade in Britain.

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Bob Mills from London
February 01 2020

Battersea Power Station was a gift from my wife, I grew up in the shadow of this building, this piece means so much to me and my family and is an instant heirloom to be passed on.

Simon from Lewes
January 29 2020

The Temple is really stunning and beautifully made.

M from Florida
January 25 2020

Fallingwater and Farnsworth House arrived today . They are perfect . Your shop has remarkable artists and craftsmen . Thanks again for these and past treasures.

DCJ from Massachusetts
December 26 2019

I am throughly delighted with the Chicago Cityscape model I received as a Holiday present. This is the perfect gift for lovers of architecture, history, maps and urban design. Thank you!

Shaun from London
December 10 2019

Just a quick email to say I received the Cityscape today- WOW it’s brilliant, heavy as well. Got to say it’s a brilliant piece of work, very detailed, and up to date, and an ideal gift for a person that lives in central London as a gift. Glad I found your site and placed an order.

M from Essex
November 19 2019

Thank you for sending the beautiful model of Firehouse Engine 55. It arrived safely this morning and is absolutely perfect.

Gueseppe from Italy
October 28 2019

parcel arrived on time :-) . The model is beautiful ( as expected - we already have the Battersea model ... ).

Bruce Reynolds from Virginia Beach
October 03 2019

I am amazed by the craftsmanship and detail put into the U.S. Capitol dome model. I absolutely love it!! The customer service from Gavin and all at Chisel and Mouse are best. They went above and beyond in every way. I will treasure this for the rest of my life.

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