Inuit Art from Private Ontario Collections

Auction begins to close:
April 21, 2022 at 2:00 pm ET

Online Auction
LOT 66

Lot 66

LAZAROOSEE AKPALIAPIK (b. 1921)

LAZAROOSEE AKPALIAPIK (b. 1921)
Lot 66 Details
LAZAROOSEE AKPALIAPIK (b. 1921), Ikpiarjuk (Arctic Bay)

SPIRIT GOOSE

bone, antler
signed in Roman, 1993
12 x 12 x 7 in — 30.5 x 30.5 x 17.8 cm

Estimate $80-$100

Realised: $330
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

Additional Images
LAZAROOSEE AKPALIAPIK (b. 1921)
  • LAZAROOSEE AKPALIAPIK (b. 1921)
  • LAZAROOSEE AKPALIAPIK (b. 1921)
  • LAZAROOSEE AKPALIAPIK (b. 1921)
Note:

An abstract goose’s head emerges from the surface on which the sculpture rests. The head is accompanied by a strange abstract protrusion carved in antler.


Many countries prohibit or restrict importation or exportation of property containing ivory, whale bone, sealskin, and/or products derived from other endangered or protected species, and require special licenses or permits in order to import or export such property. It is the responsibility of the buyer to ensure that the item is properly and lawfully exported / imported. Please do not hesitate to contact one of our specialists for further details.

CONDITION DETAILS

Natural imperfections in whale bone, overall good condition.

Please contact the specialist for further condition information.

LOT 66
×

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.