Canadian & Inuit Fine Art

May 27, 2019

LOT 95

Lot 95

Attributed: MICHAEL AMAROOK (1941-)

Attributed: MICHAEL AMAROOK (1941-)
Lot 95 Details
Attributed: MICHAEL AMAROOK (1941-), Baker Lake / Qamani’tuaq


c. early 1960's
height 17 in — 43.2 cm

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $5,040
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Attributed: MICHAEL AMAROOK (1941-)
  • Attributed: MICHAEL AMAROOK (1941-)
  • Attributed: MICHAEL AMAROOK (1941-)
  • Attributed: MICHAEL AMAROOK (1941-)
  • Attributed: MICHAEL AMAROOK (1941-)

Private Collection, Toronto


For a closely related work, see George Swinton, Sculpture of the Eskimo, 1972, page 222.


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LOT 95

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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