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Lot #85

Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Rushing River - Lake of the Woods #27/50
Media colour wood block on paper
Dated 1920
Size 6.5 x 7 in. / 16.5 x 17.8 cm.
Frame Size 17.5 x 17 x 1.5 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and dated with monogram in block upper left; signed and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Scott CW#21; MBL #52 ed:50; exhibited at the Royal Canadian Academy, 1920)

Woltjen/Udell, Edmonton, label verso; from an Edmonton estate

Hammer $7,500 Estimate $4,000/$6,000

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/