Sydney Architecture Images- Central Business District

Transport House Former Department of Motor Transport

architect

Budden and Mackey

location

99 Macquarie Street, Sydney

date

1938

style

Inter-War Stripped Classical with  Inter-War Art Deco influences

construction

Sandstone The classical components of base, colonnade and cornice are interpreted with austere finesse.

type

Office Building

notes

A nice deco variant of the style favoured by totalitarian regimes. A stylistic expression of authority.
 
 
 
 

 

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