Inuit Art Auction – Session 1

November 10, 2008

LOT 160
ISA SMILER (1921-1986)
  • ISA SMILER (1921-1986)
  • ISA SMILER (1921-1986)
  • ISA SMILER (1921-1986)
  • ISA SMILER (1921-1986)
  • ISA SMILER (1921-1986)
  • ISA SMILER (1921-1986)

160

ISA SMILER (1921-1986), E9-706, Inukjuak

MOTHER AND CHILD

stone, ivory, soap inlay
ca. 1950
9.5" x 8" x 8" — 24.1 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm.

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $48,000

Provenance:

Acquired by Sir Norman Hartnell, the Queen’s dressmaker during one of his visits to Canada in the 1950’s.

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Ivory, Stone
Settlement: Inukjuak, Port Harrison / Inukjuak
Signature: Disc Number