Marseilles Hotel

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

2689-2693 Broadway

ARCHITECT: Harry Allan Jacobs

DATE: 1902-05

STYLE: Modern French

Manhattan Modern French Upper West Side

The Hotel Marseilles, clad in brick with limestone, wrought-iron, and terra-cotta trim and crowned with a sloping mansard roof, illustrates the rise of the “Modern French” style in commercial and hotel architecture. The appearance of this style in the United States was the result of a sharp increase in the number of American architects attending the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris and the concomitant ascent of France as the dominant influence in American architecture in the late nineteenth century.

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

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