ISA OOMAYOUALOOK (1915-1976), Port Harrison / Inukjuak
HUNTER STOOPING OVER SEAL HOLE IN THE ICE
stone, soap inlay, leather
9.5" x 4.5" x 7" — 24.1 x 11.4 x 17.8 cm.
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.
The Peter J. Landry Collection of Inuit Art, U.S.A.
Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Stone
Settlement: Inukjuak, Port Harrison, Port Harrison / Inukjuak