Inuit Art

August 01 — 06, 2020
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LOT 27

Lot 27

SAMSON KINGALIK (1937-2011)

SAMSON KINGALIK (1937-2011)
Lot 27 Details
SAMSON KINGALIK (1937-2011), Port Harrison / Inukjuak

BLIND BOY AND THE LOON

stone
signed in syllabics and inscribed in Inuktitut: "The loon will take the blind person underwater. When they resurface, the person will be able to see."

6.25 x 9 x 3 in — 15.9 x 22.9 x 7.6 cm

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $360
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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SAMSON KINGALIK (1937-2011)
  • SAMSON KINGALIK (1937-2011)
  • SAMSON KINGALIK (1937-2011)

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