A special Curbed photographic agent (the same one who took the pictures of cleaning day at Columbia) visits East 79th Street, home to the dueling high rises of the Upper East Side. He writes, "I've heard of transfer of air rights but this takes it to a whole new level. Here are some pics of the tower rising at 410 East 79th Street, looming, literally, over its older neighbor, No. 412." After the jump, more snazzy snaps.
· Dueling High-Rises Update: Keep Your Receipts [Curbed]