Lot 46
JUDAS ULLULAQ (1937-1999), ?? ', Gjoa Haven / Uqsuqtuuq

WRESTLING MEN, bone, sinew, stone, ivory, signed in syllabics,
10.00" x 12.01" x 10.00"
25.40 x 30.50 x 25.40 cm
Gjoa Haven / Uqsuqtuuq


Est. $3000/5000
Realised: Please contact us for the value of this item
Auction Date: 11/21/2017


Note: Reminiscent of Ullulaq’s Two Shamans Wrestling illustrated on page 156 of Darlene Coward Wight’s Art and Expression of the Netsilik, it could be an extension of the same struggle. This work is carved from two pieces of bone and expertly fit together to create the feel of a jumble of two inseparable bodies.


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