Inuit Art Auction

May 29, 2018

LOT 142

Lot 142


Lot 142 Details
TUNA IQULIQ (1935-), E2-167, Baker Lake / Qamani’tuaq


c. 1970
10 x 11 x 9 in — 25.4 x 27.9 x 22.9 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $1,920
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

Additional Images
  • TUNA IQULIQ (1935-)
  • TUNA IQULIQ (1935-)
  • TUNA IQULIQ (1935-)

Helga Goetz, The Art of Baker Lake, from The People Within, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, 1976, unpaginated


“Tuna Iquliq celebrates the individual in his moving and powerful sculptures. His people reach outward from the stone mass, demanding the emotional participation of the viewer.”


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 142

About Condition Ratings

  • 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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