The Flatiron, New York City 1904.

Edward-Steichen----skyscr-001Romance in the mist …
The Flatiron building, New York City, on a rainy night (1904) by Edward Steichen. Photograph: Alamy
Skyscrapers were very new when Edward J Steichen took this photograph of Manhattan’s Flatiron building.
The wedge-shaped tower looms romantically in the evening mist, as a place of poignant mystery and beauty.
via The top 10 skyscrapers in art | Artanddesign | The Guardian.

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