Inuit Art Auction

November 21, 2017

LOT 37

Lot 37

NAOMI ITYI (1928-2003)

NAOMI ITYI (1928-2003)
Lot 37 Details
NAOMI ITYI (1928-2003), ᓂᐅᒥ ᐃᑎ, Baker Lake / Qamani’tuaq


stroud, thread, embroidery floss
23.5 x 25 in — 59.7 x 63.5 cm

Estimate $600-$900

Realised: $1,187.50
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


For a similar work see, Crafts from Arctic Canada, 1974, the Canadian Eskimo Arts Council, exhibition catalogue, page 45, figure 189.


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LOT 37

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  • 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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