First Arts: Inuit & First Nations Art

May 28, 2019

LOT 69
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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

About artist/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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Provenance:

Norman Hallendy Collection, Ottawa