Fine Prints & Photography Online Auction

October 06, 2016

LOT 55

Lot 55

Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963)

Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963)
Lot 55 Details
Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963), Canadian


Colour woodcut on Japon paper; signed with initials in the plate lower left. Executed in an edition of 300, this being numbered “27” in pencil to margin lower left.
Block 6.3" x 8.7" — 16 x 22 cm.

Estimate $1,200-$1,500

Realised: $1,560
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963)
  • Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963)
  • Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963)

Private Collection, United States


The peak of Mount Cathedral is visible on the right with Mount Stephen on the left (also showing the shoulder of Odaray to the extreme left). This view is based on a sketch made by Phillips on a trip to the region around Lake O'Hara in the Canadian Rockies.


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LOT 55

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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