Artist Walter Joseph Phillips
Title Swans #14/50
Media wood engraving on paper
Size 3.5 x 3.5 in. / 8.9 x 8.9 cm.
Frame Size 10.5 x 10.5 x 0.75 in.
Sold $2,000 Estimate $300 - $500
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat
Scott WE#46.5; MBL #188B second state, ed: unknown; also illustrated on cover of The Woodcut Society, Kansas City, folio of 1932
private collection, Ontario
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/