Inuit Art Auction

November 22, 2016

LOT 79
KOPAPIK “A” QAQYUARQYUK (1923-1969)
  • KOPAPIK “A” QAQYUARQYUK (1923-1969)
  • KOPAPIK “A” QAQYUARQYUK (1923-1969)
  • KOPAPIK “A” QAQYUARQYUK (1923-1969)
  • KOPAPIK “A” QAQYUARQYUK (1923-1969)

79

KOPAPIK “A” QAQYUARQYUK (1923-1969), Cape Dorset / Kingait

KNEELING HUNTER

stone
c. 1960
7" x 5.5" x 4" — 17.8 x 14 x 10.2 cm.

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $425
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Literature:

This work bears similarities to the 1962 “Mother and Child” work by the same artist pictured in George Swinton’s Eskimo Sculpture, 1965, page 91.

Provenance:

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

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Stone
Settlement: Cape Dorset, Cape Dorset / Kinngait, Kingait