Lot 87
JOE TALIRUNILI, POVUNGNITUK/PUVIRNITUQ, E9-818, Povungnituk

OWL, stone, signed in Roman and syllabics, c. 1970,
3.50" x 1.50" x 2.99"
8.90 x 3.80 x 7.60 cm
Povungnituk


Est. $1000/1500
Realised: Please contact us for the value of this item
Auction Date: 05/30/2016


Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the consignor during a fishing trip to Povungnituk/Puvirnituq in 1970.

Note: One of Joe’s favourite subjects, owls, frequently appear in his prints and as carvings. Talirunili’s owls are almost prehistoric looking.


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