68 Route Pere Huc >> 91, 93 West Fuxing Road, 68 Yongfu Road // 复兴西路91，93号、永福路68号
Built in 1941.
Owner: Cosmopolitan Realty Co.
General contractors: Cathay Construction Co.
"Practical, simple but modern throughout." Such was the summary for the building at the corner of Route du Pere Huc and Route Gustave de Boissezon – "a section of the French Concession rapidly developing into a first-class residential district."
The general contractors was a firm owned by the architect N. N. Emanoff, who also designed the building together with E. L. Gindper. The plumbing and heating engineers and contractors were the Shanghai Waterworks Fittings Co., while China Engineers were the electrical contractors.
Modern facade of the apartment building. The top two floors are located higher than the first four. 高参88
Room in one of the apartments in Friendship Apartments 良友公寓.
Three Russian-built projects on Yongfu Road, left to right: #72 designed by I. Tomashevsky, #70 by A. Kooklin, #68 by N. Emanoff and E. Gindper. Image: rabbit_3922