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Item 59: View of Sydney taken from the south pylon for L.J. Hooker Ltd, August 1959 / photographer Max Dupain

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PXD 720/59

Record identifier

1DrLmWE9

Item 59: View of Sydney taken from the south pylon for L.J. Hooker Ltd, August 1959 / photographer Max Dupain

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Item 59: View of Sydney taken from the south pylon for L.J. Hooker Ltd, August 1959 / photographer Max Dupain

Full title

Item 59: View of Sydney taken from the south pylon for L.J. Hooker Ltd, August 1959 / photographer Max Dupain

Date

1997 photoprint from original photonegative made Aug. 1959

Call Numbers

PXD 720/59

Record Identifier

1DrLmWE9
Physical Description

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1 photographic print - image 40.5 x 50.5 cm., on mount 52 x 65.5 cm. - gelatin silver

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Copyright status : In copyright - Life of creator plus 70 years

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Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy copyright holder

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Item 59: View of Sydney taken from the south pylon for L.J. Hooker Ltd, August 1959 / photographer Max Dupain

NOTES

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The AWA Tower in York Street, completed in 1939, clearly dominates the skyline of the city. The horizon changed dramatically after the developments resulting from the removal of height restrictions of city buildings to 150 feet (45 metres) in 1957. The Cahill Expressway, completed in 1958 to allow east-bound traffic to bypass Sydney's Central Busi...

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Purchased May 1997

Exhibited in

The studio of Max Dupain : post-war photographs

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PXD 720/59

Record Identifier

1DrLmWE9

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153703

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