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Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Clouds
Media watercolour on paper
Size 8.25 x 9.25 in. / 21 x 23.5 cm.
Frame Size 16.75 x 17.25 x 1 in.
Estimate $5,000 - $7,000

Notes
signed lower right; bears title on gallery label verso; framed with archival mat and special glass; laid down on paper board

Provenance
Winchester Galleries, Victoria, and Canadian Fine Arts Gallery, Toronto, label verso; private collection, British Columbia


Biographical Information
Walter Joseph Phillips ~ [1884-1963] Canadian ASA, CPE, CSPWC, MSA, RCA
Phillips, whose father was a Welsh clergyman, was born in Barton-on-Humber in Lincolnshire, England in 1884. He arrived in Winnipeg with his wife, Gladys, after spending 5 years in South Africa and then working as a teacher and commercial artist in England. For a detailed biography and examples of Phillips work see the website wjphillips.ca
See Walter J. Phillips, by Duncan Campbell Scott [Scott#], published by Ryerson Press, 1947; Walter J. Phillips, A Selection of His Works and Thoughts, by Michael J. Gribbon, published by N.G.C., 1978; The Tranquility and the Turbulence: The Life and Works of Walter J. Phillips, by Roger H. Boulet [MBL#], published by Loates, 1981; Phillips in Print, edited by Douglas Cole and Maria Tippett, published by Manitoba Records Society, 1982; Truth and Beauty in the Canadian Rockies, An Explorer's Guide to the Art of Walter J. Phillips, by Lisa Christensen, Fifth House Publishers, 2019; included in N.G.C. Vol. III, by Robert Hubbard, pg. 247; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg. 365

Historical Results for this Artist

Current Bid
CAD $2,200 - Paddle # 101129
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CAD $2,300

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Bidding History
Paddle #
Date
Amount
101129
4/13/2024 3:02:32 PM
CAD $2,200
7851
4/13/2024 3:02:32 PM
CAD $2,100
101129
4/13/2024 3:02:32 PM
CAD $2,000
7851
4/13/2024 3:01:29 PM
CAD $1,900
101129
4/13/2024 3:01:29 PM
CAD $1,800
7851
4/13/2024 1:37:17 PM
CAD $1,700
101129
4/5/2024 9:07:35 AM
CAD $1,600
9595
4/5/2024 9:07:35 AM
CAD $1,500
101129
4/5/2024 9:07:35 AM
CAD $1,400
9595
4/5/2024 9:07:35 AM
CAD $1,300
101129
4/5/2024 9:07:35 AM
CAD $1,200
9595
4/5/2024 9:07:35 AM
CAD $1,100
101129
4/5/2024 9:07:34 AM
CAD $1,000
9595
4/5/2024 9:06:32 AM
CAD $950
101129
4/5/2024 9:06:32 AM
CAD $900
9595
4/4/2024 12:58:25 PM
CAD $850
102610
4/4/2024 12:58:25 PM
CAD $800
9595
4/4/2024 12:58:25 PM
CAD $750
102610
4/4/2024 12:58:25 PM
CAD $700
9595
4/4/2024 12:58:25 PM
CAD $650

Biographical Information
Walter Joseph Phillips ~ [1884-1963] Canadian ASA, CPE, CSPWC, MSA, RCA
Phillips, whose father was a Welsh clergyman, was born in Barton-on-Humber in Lincolnshire, England in 1884. He arrived in Winnipeg with his wife, Gladys, after spending 5 years in South Africa and then working as a teacher and commercial artist in England. For a detailed biography and examples of Phillips work see the website wjphillips.ca
See Walter J. Phillips, by Duncan Campbell Scott [Scott#], published by Ryerson Press, 1947; Walter J. Phillips, A Selection of His Works and Thoughts, by Michael J. Gribbon, published by N.G.C., 1978; The Tranquility and the Turbulence: The Life and Works of Walter J. Phillips, by Roger H. Boulet [MBL#], published by Loates, 1981; Phillips in Print, edited by Douglas Cole and Maria Tippett, published by Manitoba Records Society, 1982; Truth and Beauty in the Canadian Rockies, An Explorer's Guide to the Art of Walter J. Phillips, by Lisa Christensen, Fifth House Publishers, 2019; included in N.G.C. Vol. III, by Robert Hubbard, pg. 247; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg. 365

Historical Results for this Artist

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