This unicorn, watching over The Woodstock since 1929, was manufactured by Atlantic Terra Cotta, the largest producer of architectural terra cotta in the world at the time. The 'then' photo comes from a promotional brochure for the company, and was captioned
The figure of the unicorn modeled in the Atlantic Studios occurs on every corner at the thirty-third story level. Tudor City follows the modern trend in apartment house construction. An exterior of architectural interest is a valuable asset and an important factor in attracting tenants.