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Lot #87.1

Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Oak
Media colour wood block on paper
Dated 1930
Size 3.5 x 2.75 in. / 8.9 x 7 cm.
Frame Size 17.5 x 13.75 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

Notes
signed with initials in block lower left; signed and titled along bottom; framed

Reference
Scott CW#96; MBL #132 ed: unknown; commissioned for The Society of Canadian Painter-Etchers; used as Christmas card for 1953

Provenance
private collection, Calgary

Hammer $650 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/

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