Inuit Art Auction

November 21, 2017

LOT 118
 KIAKSHUK (1886-1966)
  •  KIAKSHUK (1886-1966)
  •  KIAKSHUK (1886-1966)

118

KIAKSHUK (1886-1966), ᑭᐊᓱ, Cape Dorset / Kinngait

DRIVING MOULTING GEESE INTO STONE PENS (2)

sealskin stencil
1960, 3/50
20 x 26.25 in — 50.8 x 66.7 cm

Estimate $600-$900

Realised: $720
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

The collector worked for the Department of Fisheries with the Government of Canada in the 1950s and 1960s. He traveled to Baffin Island during this time.