Inuit Art Auction

May 29, 2018

LOT 32

Lot 32

JUDAS ULLULAQ (1937-1999)

JUDAS ULLULAQ (1937-1999)
Lot 32 Details
JUDAS ULLULAQ (1937-1999), E4-342, Gjoa Haven / Uqsuqtuuq


stone, antler
signed in syllabics, c. 1990
5 x 4.5 x 1.75 in — 12.7 x 11.4 x 4.4 cm

Estimate $700-$1,000

Realised: $1,560
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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JUDAS ULLULAQ (1937-1999)
  • JUDAS ULLULAQ (1937-1999)

An Inuksuk traditionally used as a stone marker in the North has become a symbol of welcoming. Judas has brought his version to life with his characteristically expressive face instilling it with warmth.


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LOT 32

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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