Inuit Art Auction

May 30, 2017

LOT 105

Lot 105


Lot 105 Details
ITEE POOTOOGOOK (1951-2014), E7-788, Cape Dorset / Kinngait


coloured pencil drawing
signed and dated 2009
15" x 22" — 38.1 x 55.9 cm.

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $3,360
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Inuit Gallery of Vancouver
Private Collection, CA, U.S.A.


Itee’s works are meticulous and often understated. Here, he has worked in coloured pencil to create a stunning Northern skyscape that is anything but subtle. He has recreated from a moment in time a meditative atmosphere, showing the kayaker taking to the calm waters at sunset.


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LOT 105

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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