Inuit Art Online Auction

April 17, 2014

LOT 50
HENRY NAPARTUK (1932-1985)
  • HENRY NAPARTUK (1932-1985)

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HENRY NAPARTUK (1932-1985), E9-1652, Kuujjuaraapik

POLAR BEAR

stone
1" x 2" x .75" — 2.5 x 5.1 x 1.9 cm.

Estimate $150-$250

Realised: $120
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