Lot 98a
PITSEOLAK ASHOONA (1904-1983), E7-1100, Cape Dorset

BIRDS OVER MALLIK, stonecut, 1975, 5/50,
19.49" x 16.73"
49.50 x 42.50
Cape Dorset

Est. $300/500
Realised: Please contact us for the value of this item
Auction Date: 11/05/2012

Note: “My name is Pitseolak, the Eskimo word for the sea pigeon. When I see pitseolaks over the sea, I say, “There go those lovely birds - that’s me, flying!” -Pitseolak Ashoona (from Pitseolak, exh. cat., West-Baffin Eskimo Co-operative [Cape Dorset, NWT]) Released in the 1999 collection of Dorset Fine Arts The proceeds of this lot will be donated to BirdLife International

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