Fine Prints & Photography Online Auction

October 06, 2016

LOT 55
Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963)
  • Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963)
  • Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963)
  • Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963)

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Walter Joseph Phillips (1884-1963), Canadian

MOUNT CATHEDRAL AND MOUNT STEPHEN, 1928 [BOULET, 118]

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 ?

About artist/note:

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.

Provenance:

Private Collection, United States