Emery Roth

Emery Roth (Hungarian: Róth Imre, 17 July 1871[1] – August 20, 1948) was an American architect of Hungarian-Jewish descent who designed many of the definitive New York City hotels and apartment buildings of the 1920s and 1930s, incorporating Beaux-Arts and Art Deco details. His sons continued in the family enterprise, largely expanding the firm under the name Emery Roth & Sons.

Emery Roth
Born17 July 1871
Gálszécs, Austria-Hungary, (now Sečovce, Slovakia)
DiedAugust 20, 1948 (aged 77)
Notable work
Hotel Belleclaire (1903)
Ritz Tower (1925)
The El Dorado (1929–31)
The San Remo (1930)
The Ardsley (1931)
2 Sutton Place South (1938)
300 East 57th Street (1947)
Spouse(s)Ella Grosman

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