Inuit Art Auction

November 22, 2016

LOT 71
ISA OOMAYOUALOOK (1915-1976)
  • ISA OOMAYOUALOOK (1915-1976)
  • ISA OOMAYOUALOOK (1915-1976)
  • ISA OOMAYOUALOOK (1915-1976)
  • ISA OOMAYOUALOOK (1915-1976)
  • ISA OOMAYOUALOOK (1915-1976)
  • ISA OOMAYOUALOOK (1915-1976)

71

ISA OOMAYOUALOOK (1915-1976), Port Harrison / Inukjuak

HUNTER STOOPING OVER SEAL HOLE IN THE ICE

stone, soap inlay, leather
c. 1956
9.5" x 4.5" x 7" — 24.1 x 11.4 x 17.8 cm.

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $1,440
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

An early and well executed version of this frequented subject matter for the artist. For a similar work see Darlene Coward Wight, Early Masters: Inuit Sculpture 1949-1955, page 57.

Provenance:

The Peter J. Landry Collection of Inuit Art, U.S.A.

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Stone
Settlement: Inukjuak, Port Harrison, Port Harrison / Inukjuak