First Arts: Inuit & First Nations Art

May 28, 2019

LOT 69

Lot 69

UNIDENTIFIED ARTIST

UNIDENTIFIED ARTIST
Lot 69 Details
UNIDENTIFIED ARTIST, Clyde River / Kangiqtugaapik

KAYAKER

antler, whale bone and colour
c. 1968
1.5 x 7.5 x 2.75 in — 3.8 x 19.1 x 7 cm

Estimate $600-$900

Realised: $600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Provenance:

Norman Hallendy Collection, Ottawa

Note:

The dot motif adds a lovely design element to this appealing little kayak scene. It is reminiscent of the simple decorations that were sometimes applied to ivory carvings during the Historic Period.


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CONDITION DETAILS

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  • 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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