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Lot #104

Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Our Street
Media colour wood block on paper
Dated 1933
Size 3.5 x 6 in. / 8.9 x 15.2 cm.
Frame Size 13.75 x 15.75 x 1 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed with monogram in block lower right; signed along bottom; framed with archival mat and special glass

Scott CW#109; MBL #191 ed: unknown; included in Winter Wood Cuts portfolio [ed:100] of 1936; Christmas card for 1933)

Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso; from a Calgary estate

Hammer $2,000 Estimate $800/$1,000

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/