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2007/61/1-3/7 Photographic prints (2), black and white, exterior of Central Markets Hotel, Darling Harbour, Milton Kent, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c.1924. Click to enlarge.

Photographs of Central Markets Hotel exterior, Darling Harbour by Milton Kent

Photographed
Sidney Warden was the most prolific of the several architects who designed hotels for Tooth & Co. Some of the architects who worked for Tooth & Co - Sidney Ancher, Sam Lipson, Rudder & Grout - were better known, but none designed so many hotels or so many well-known hotels.

By his own count, Warden's work encompassed 392 hotels, new buildings or alterations to existing hotels, including such familiar structures as the Clare, the Lansdowne, the Broadway, the Henson Park, the Marrickville, the …

Summary

Object No.

2007/61/1-3/7

Object Statement

Photographic prints (2), black and white, exterior of Central Markets Hotel, Darling Harbour, Milton Kent, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c.1924

Physical Description

Photographic prints (2), black & white, exterior of Central Markets Hotel, Darling Harbour, Milton Kent, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c.1924

Hotel designed by Sidney Warden for Tooth & Co Limited.

Marks

a) Written in ink on reverse 'Central Markets Hotel / Lackey & Pier Sts: Darling Harbour, Sydney. / Designed & built by / Sidney Warden (Architect) for Tooth & Co. (3) / Commenced October 1923 to July 1924. / 1 of 3'.
Photographer's stamp embossed on front lower right corner 'PHOTO BY / MILTON KENT / SYDNEY'.
b) Written in ink on reverse 'Central Markets Hotel / Lackey & Pier Sts / Darling Harbour / 1923 / 1 of (3)'.
Photographer's stamp embossed on front lower right corner 'PHOTO BY / MILTON KENT / SYDNEY'.

Production

Notes

Estimate date established from inscriptions on reverse of photographs.

Cite this Object

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Photographs of Central Markets Hotel exterior, Darling Harbour by Milton Kent 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 13 May 2021, <https://ma.as/374752>

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