Inuit Art Auction

June 02, 2014

LOT 271
Unidentified
  • Unidentified
  • Unidentified

271

Unidentified

KNEELING HUNTER

stone, skin, antler
c. 1955
8.75" x 6.5" x 4" — 22.2 x 16.5 x 10.2 cm.

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $2,520
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

The John M. Rogers collection, CA
by descent to present owner

John M. Rogers was a prominent broker in the 1950s and 1960s, who under-wrote and promoted mining stocks in the Sudbury and Timmins areas. He was a connoisseur and collector with a deep appreciation for the art produced by Canada's Indigenous peoples. The included works of Inuit Art represent a portion of Rogers' collection.

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Antler, Stone
Settlement: