In business since 1831, Takashimiya opened this branch in New York City in April 1993. It was a relocation of a Fifth Avenue store that had been dedicated in October 1958. The branch seen above was shuttered in June 2010. Today, Takashimiya Company, Limited operates 15 "parent stores" in Japan, 4 subsidiary stores in Japan and 7 joint venture stores in Japan, China, Taiwan, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
Photo from http://www.takashimaya-ny.com