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Lot #111

Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Cook's Creek
Media wood engraving on paper
Dated 1932
Size 4.5 x 9.25 in. / 11.4 x 23.5 cm.
Frame Size 14 x 18.5 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed along bottom; framed with archival mat and special glass

Scott WE#47; MBL #189 ed:50; exhibited at the Royal Canadian Academy, 1932)

Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; private collection, Calgary

Hammer $1,400 Estimate $600/$800

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/