Bond Street Savings Bank

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

330 Bowery

ARCHITECT: Henry Engelbert

DATE: 1873-74

STYLE: Cast-iron, French Second Empire

Cast-iron French Second Empire Manhattan Soho

The Bouwerie Lane Theater is a fine example of cast-iron construction. The elaborate detail of the facades is a notable expression of French Second Empire architecture. It is a an example of the skillful treatment of disproportionate elements. The wealth of ornament detail, with plastic, almost sculptured effect, makes this building an unusually fine example of this type of construction.

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

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