Inuit Art Auction

November 22, 2016

LOT 13
BARNABUS ARNASUNGAAQ (1924-)
  • BARNABUS ARNASUNGAAQ (1924-)
  • BARNABUS ARNASUNGAAQ (1924-)
  • BARNABUS ARNASUNGAAQ (1924-)

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BARNABUS ARNASUNGAAQ (1924-), Baker Lake / Qamani’tuaq

MUSK OX

stone
signed in syllabics
3" x 4.5" x 1.75" — 7.6 x 11.4 x 4.4 cm.

Estimate $600-$900

Realised: $1,020
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

A wonderful miniature version of Barnabus’s hulking musk oxen. Extremely tactile and animated.

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Stone
Settlement: Baker Lake, Baker Lake / Qamani’tuaq, Qamani’tuaq
Signature: Syllabics