Inuit Art Auction

May 06, 2013

LOT 103
JOSIAH NUILAALIK (1928-2005)
  • JOSIAH NUILAALIK (1928-2005)
  • JOSIAH NUILAALIK (1928-2005)

103

JOSIAH NUILAALIK (1928-2005), E2-385, Baker Lake

KAYAK WITH SPIRIT FIGURE

stone, ivory, antler
signed in syllabics
6" x 5" x 18.75" — 15.2 x 12.7 x 47.6 cm.

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $3,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

For a similar piece by the artist, see Seidelman, Harold & James Turner, The Inuit Imagination, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd. (Vancouver, BC), 1993, p. 56

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Antler, Ivory, Stone
Settlement: Baker Lake, Baker Lake / Qamani’tuaq
Signature: Disc Number, Syllabics