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Lot #69

Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Canmore
Media colour wood block on paper
Dated 1947
Size 3.75 x 5 in. / 9.5 x 12.7 cm.
Frame Size 12.25 x 13.75 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and titled along bottom; framed with archival mat and special glass

HBC CW#140; MBL #242 ed: 200-300; Christmas card for 1947)

private collection, Calgary

Sold $4,973 Estimate $1,000/$1,500

Biographical Information
Walter Joseph Phillips ~ [1884-1963] Canadian ASA, CPE, CSPWC, MSA, RCA
see Walter J. Phillips, by D.Scott [Scott#], Ryerson Press, 1947; Walter J. Phillips, A Selection of His Works and Thoughts, by M.Gribbon, N.G.C., 1978; The Tranquility and the Turbulence: The Life and Works of Walter J. Phillips, by R.Boulet [MBL#], Loates Publishing, 1981; Phillips in Print, ed. M.Tippett, Manitoba Records Soc., 1982; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.247; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.365; website can be found at www.sharecom.ca/phillips/