Photograph of Mayfair Hotel under construction, Kings Cross

Made by The Leicagraph Company Pty Ltd in Kings Cross, New South Wales, 1937.

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 S...

Summary

Object No.

2007/61/1-3/92

Physical Description

Photographic print, black and white, Mayfair Hotel under construction, Kings Cross, Leicagraph, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1937

Hotel designed by Sidney Warden for Tooth & Co Limited.

Production

Notes

Date inscribed on reverse of photograph.

Photographed

The Leicagraph Company Pty Ltd 1937

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Harvard

Photograph of Mayfair Hotel under construction, Kings Cross 2014, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 21 January 2018, <https://ma.as/375033>

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