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Lot #109

Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Jack Pine #25/100
Media colour wood block on paper
Dated 1940
Size 8.75 x 10 in. / 22.2 x 25.4 cm.
Frame Size 18.25 x 19.25 x 0.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed in block lower left; signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat; some minor yellowing in top margin noted; recently cleaned

Scott CW#126; MBL #226 ed:100; illustrated Walter J. Phillips, by M.Gribbon, pg.73 and Phillips in Print, by M.Tippett, pg.115; exhibited with the R.C.A. 1940, catalogue no.171 listed price $15)

from a Manitoba estate

Hammer $6,000 Estimate $3,000/$5,000

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/