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Lot #74

Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Vista Lake #73/200
Media wood engraving on paper
Dated 1932
Size 5.5 x 7 in. / 14 x 17.8 cm.

Place Absentee Bid

signed and numbered along bottom; in The Woodcut Society, Kansas City presentation sleeve; unframed

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

private collection, Calgary

Sold $1,404 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/