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Lot #110

Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Vista Lake #183/200
Media wood engraving on paper
Dated 1932
Size 5.5 x 7 in. / 14 x 17.8 cm.
Frame Size 12.5 x 13.75 x 0.75 in.

Place Absentee Bid

LOT OF TWO; signed and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat and special glass; lot includes The Woodcut Society, Kansas City: 1952 partial presentation sleeve

Scott WE#45; MBL #187 ed:200; commissioned for The Woodcut Society, Kansas City; illustrated W.J. Phillips, by D.Scott, pg.35; exhibted at the Royal Canadian Academy in 1933)

private collection, Ontario

Hammer $3,000 Estimate $900/$1,200

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/