Inuit Art Online Auction

April 17, 2014

LOT 2
GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)
  • GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)
  • GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)

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GEORGE ARLUK (1949-), E3-1049, Arviat

MOTHER AND CHILD

stone
signed in syllabics
5.5" x 5" x 2" — 14 x 12.7 x 5.1 cm.

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $444
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Between the years of 1964 to 1977 the Balts worked as a nurse and a teacher/Federal Government representative in Ivuyivik, Great Whale River and Rankin Inlet. They acquired carvings directly from the artists.

Provenance:

The Balt collection, CA

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Stone
Settlement: Arviat, Eskimo Point / Arviat
Signature: Disc Number, Syllabics