Lot 121
DAVID RUBEN PIQTOUKUN (1950-), W3-1119, Toronto

SPIRIT WORLD OF THE INUIT, stone, antler, dated 1985, signed in Roman,
21.26" x 18.27" x 10.98"
54.00 x 46.40 x 27.90 cm
Toronto


Est. $8000/12000
Realised: Please contact us for the value of this item
Auction Date: 06/02/2014


Note: For a similar piece see Out of Tradition: Abraham Anghik/David Ruben Piqtoukun, illustrated catalogue, January - March 1989, pg. 48 & 60-1, pl. 55 The above-mentioned features a write up which reads, “An old shaman is telling stories how the Inuit people, animals and spirit world co-exist. Images of ceremonial masks, animals and people appear and the powerful bear-spirit supports the whole sculpture.”


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