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Lot #104

Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Maples, Sidney - British Columbia
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1946
Size 14.5 x 16 in. / 36.8 x 40.6 cm.
Frame Size 26 x 27.25 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated lower left; titled verso; framed with archival mat and special glass; minor yellowing in margins noted; some handling marks on frame noted

Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; Madrona Gallery, Victoria, label verso

Hammer $6,500 Estimate $9,000/$12,000

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/