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Best Painter

  • Roth Painting Co.


    For a porcelain-smooth job, turn to Gordon Roth’s union shop of 50 guys, all graduates of rigorous apprenticeships. In business since 1944, the firm has painted interiors and exteriors from Gracie Mansion to the Louis Vuitton store.

From the 2006 Best of New York issue of New York Magazine

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