The Prince George Ballroom

The Prince George Ballroom in Manhattan’s Flatiron district just underwent a major renovation, modernizing the historic space while maintaining its original Neo-Renaissance features. Ernest Neuman Studios Work on ceiling and column moldings and painting. The renovations mark a new renaissance for the Prince George Ballroom, which dates back to 1904 when it opened as one of New York City’s grand …

Decorative Plaster

Plaster has been the product of choice for architects, designers, contractors, custom builders and developers for use in theatres, churches, government buildings, hotels, courthouses and private homes for generations. Let Ernest Neuman Studios’ Plaster Division work with you on your innovative design or your next restoration project.

Ornamental Plaster

Ernest Neuman Studios are experts at conserving existing ornamental plaster. First by studying existing conditions of the black iron framing and lath and then by sounding the the existing plaster to determine its condition we can develop a site specific treatment to assure the a safe a complete restoration of any plaster project. We create latex molds on site, take …

Cartier Mansion

The Cartier Fifth Avenue Mansion, the last remaining of the historic Midtown mansions, has been restored to its original 1904 glory. Ernest Neuman Studios was hired to restore, reinstall, and reincorporate three large plaster ornamental features from the original mansion into the new wood paneled showroom. The ornaments were lifted into place and installed with all new mechanical ties which …

St. Patrick’s Cathedral

Ernest Neuman Studios worked for over three years restoring St. Patrick’s Cathedral. We restored the plaster at the Cathedral’s ceilings, which was damaged from past years of wear and tear and areas of water infiltration. The scope of work successfully completed included the consolidation of the existing plaster and the replication of missing ornamental elements, new three coat plaster was …