Lot 118
ANNIE MIKPIGA (1900-1984), E9-1389, Povungnituk

STRUGGLE FOR SURVIVAL, stonecut, 1965, 29/30, condition noted,
12.99" x 14.49"
33.00 x 36.80
Povungnituk


Est. $250/300
Realised: Please contact us for the value of this item
Auction Date: 02/25/2016


Provenance: Private Collection, Toronto

Note: “Mikpigak, like her ancestors, cuts directly into the stone without a preparatory drawing. Here she tells of the Eskimos’ constant search for the animals that provide their sustenance. In turn, the hunters are hunted by a ferocious bear.” Literature: Arts of the Eskimo: Prints, Signum Press, Montreal, 1974, p. 154-5


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