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Daphne Mayo Sydney Studio, volume 1

Daphne Mayo's Sydney Studio at 231 George Street was reclaimed by the Sydney Cove Development Authority in 1981. Queensland Trustees Limited, who had power of attorney for Mayo, engaged Judith McKay to direct the sorting and dispersal of the Sydney Studio from 29 June to 8 July 1981. Mayo had been a tenant of the building since 1940 and retained this studio after her move back to Brisbane. She was the last tenant to leave the building. This album is volume one of a two volume set of photograph albums complied by Judith McKay detailing the contents of the studio and the packing of contents. Photographs by Jacqueline Macnaughtan and Tim Collis-Bird.

McKay, Judith, 1949-

Daphne Mayo Sydney Studio, volume 2

Daphne Mayo's Sydney Studio at 231 George Street was reclaimed by the Sydney Cove Development Authority in 1981. Queensland Trustees Limited, who had power of attorney for Mayo, engaged Judith McKay to direct the sorting and dispersal of the Sydney Studio from 29 June to 8 July 1981. Mayo had been a tenant of the building since 1940 and retained this studio after her move back to Brisbane. She was the last tenant to leave the building. This album is volume two of a two volume set of photograph albums complied by Judith McKay detailing the contents of the studio and the packing of contents. Photographs by Jacqueline Macnaughtan and Tim Collis-Bird. It includes proofs of photographs by Tim Collis-Bird.

McKay, Judith, 1949-

Portrait bust of female

Portrait bust of female to waist, long hair tied in a bun at the base of her neck, without arms. Cracked. Possbily the work of Daphne Mayo; found in the conservation unit in February 2001.

Portrait bust of person

Portrait bust of unidentified person. Possbily the work of Daphne Mayo; found in the conservation unit in February 2001.

Cast of a left hand

Cast of the left hand of an unidentified person, mostly likely a woman. Approximately 25 cm in length from wrist to tip of middle finger. All fingers have broken off.Thumb and index finger are whole, other fingers have broken into two pieces. Metal wire from the end of the hand is tied in a knot. Possbily the work of Daphne Mayo; found in the conservation unit in February 2001.

Female figure in action pose, base broken away

Fibreglass model of female figure in action pose, right arm stretched upwards. Left arm is missing. Base has broken off from right foot. Coming apart along both sides of the body, right arm missing hand, right arm taped twice, both legs taped once, neck and waist are taped.

Four figures

Fibreglass model of four figures with the central female figure with her arms raised above her head. Very fragile, crumbly and dirty.

Female figure in action pose with base

Fibreglass model of female figure in action pose, right arm stretched upwards, standing on base. Coming apart along both sides of the body, left arm taped twice, right arm missing hand, both legs taped once and head (headdress) taped once.

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