Lot 126
Unidentified, Inukjuak

TOTEM OF WALRUS AND BEAR, stone, ivory, c. 1955,
9.02" x 4.02" x 2.99"
22.90 x 10.20 x 7.60 cm
Inukjuak


Est. $3000/5000
Realised: Please contact us for the value of this item
Auction Date: 06/02/2014


Provenance: The John M. Rogers collection, CA by descent to present owner John M. Rogers was a prominent broker in the 1950s and 1960s, who under-wrote and promoted mining stocks in the Sudbury and Timmins areas. He was a connoisseur and collector with a deep appreciation for the art produced by Canada's Indigenous peoples. The included works of Inuit Art represent a portion of Rogers' collection.


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