Inuit Art Auction

May 30, 2017


Lot 5

TIM PITSIULAK (1967-2016)

TIM PITSIULAK (1967-2016)
Lot 5 Details
TIM PITSIULAK (1967-2016), E7-2459, Cape Dorset/Kinngait


2010, 44/50
11" x 30" — 27.9 x 76.2 cm.

Estimate $600-$900

Realised: $720
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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TIM PITSIULAK (1967-2016)
  • TIM PITSIULAK (1967-2016)

Tim Pitsiulak was best known for his remarkable drawings of Arctic wildlife. Of his artworks, Pitsiulak once said, “I am a hunter and I know the land and animals of the North...I draw the things I see around me in the community.”
He died in December of 2016, at the age of 49.


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  • 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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