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Flagged path along the edge of the roof garden of Feltex House, Sydney, April 1940 / Alan Evans
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Title:
Flagged path along the edge of the roof garden of Feltex House, Sydney, 5 April 1940 / Alan Evans
Creator:
Date:
1940
Format:
1 photonegative : b&w ; 8 x 10 cm.
Inscription:
One of 6 negatives in an envelope titled "Roof 'Feltex' House", taken 5th April 1940 with SS Pan film in "hazy sunlight" conditions.
Subject:
Description:
Feltex House, on the corner of Jamison and George Streets Sydney, was the head office of Felt and Textiles of Australia Ltd. The original three-storey building was designed by the architectural firm Adam, Wright & Apperley and erected in 1939. The glass doors of the board room on the upper floor opened onto a formal roof garden.
Provenance:
Estate of Sylvia Evans.
Published in:
Colleen Morris Lost gardens of Sydney Historic Houses Trust of NSW, 2008, p.133.
Source:
Evans Collection: EC18/PRO/N/51 ; Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection
Material Type:
Picture
Record number:
32739