Lot 166
Unidentified, Nunavik

WOMAN WITH CHILD FISHING THROUGH THE ICE, stone, ivory, antler, soap, ink, c. 1950, each corner of base is numbered to corresponding peg. A wood base has been added recently to support the work.,
8.50" x 5.00" x 3.50"
21.60 x 12.70 x 8.90 cm

Est. $3000/5000
Realised: Please contact us for the value of this item
Auction Date: 06/01/2015

Note: “The early sculpture [are] readily identifiable by their scale and use of inlay materials such as ivory, black vinyl from phonographs records, soap and wax crayons to give added realism.” Darlene Coward Wight, Early Masters, Inuit Sculpture, 1949-1955, The Winnipeg Art Gallery, pg. 12

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