PAULASSIE POOTOOGOOK, R.C.A. (1927-2006), E7-1176, Cape Dorset / Kinngait
MAN HOLDING HIS DOG
signed in Roman, c. 1968
11.5 x 7 x 4 in — 29.2 x 17.8 x 10.2 cm
In the gorgeous green stone beloved by collectors, this composition of a kneeling man holding his dog was carved by Pootoogook’s eldest son, Paulassie.
A photograph of this work appeared in Inuit Art, Traditional Expressions of the Canadian Arctic by M.F. (Budd) Feheley in Art Impressions magazine.
Feheley Fine Arts, Toronto, 1988
Private Collection, WI
Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Stone
Settlement: Cape Dorset, Cape Dorset / Kinngait, Kinngait
Signature: Disc Number, Roman, Syllabics