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Lot #133

Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Mount Field
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1937
Size 13.5 x 11.5 in. / 34.3 x 29.2 cm.
Frame Size 21.25 x 19.25 x 0.75 in.

signed lower right; bears title and date on gallery label verso; framed with archival mat

illustrated on page 96 in Colour in the Canadian Rockies by W.J. Phillips and Frederick Niven, published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd, 1937)

Canada House Gallery, Banff, label verso; from the Estate of Dr. Joan Snyder, a prominent Calgary philanthropist; proceeds from this work will help fulfill Joan's wishes to support the University of Calgary. To read more about Dr. Joan Snyder, visit the University of Calgary's Memoriam

Sold $23,400 Estimate $8,000/$10,000

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; see artist's website sharecom.ca/phillips