Inuit Art Auction

May 29, 2018

LOT 26
BARNABUS ARNASUNGAAQ (1924-2017)
  • BARNABUS ARNASUNGAAQ (1924-2017)
  • BARNABUS ARNASUNGAAQ (1924-2017)
  • BARNABUS ARNASUNGAAQ (1924-2017)

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BARNABUS ARNASUNGAAQ (1924-2017), E2-213, Baker Lake / Qamani’tuaq

EXCITED MAN

stone
3.5 x 3.25 x 1.5 in — 8.9 x 8.3 x 3.8 cm

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $504
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

Barnabus was an important influence on the community of carvers in Baker Lake and one of the eldest from the original group in this region.
This is one of a number of Barnabus works in this auction and it will add an element of joy to your small wonders cabinet.

Additional Info:

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