Inuit Art Online Auction

January 28, 2016

LOT 128
PETER MORGAN (1951-)
  • PETER MORGAN (1951-)

128

PETER MORGAN (1951-), E8-675, Kangiqsualujjuaq

AN EVIL ANGAOK

stonecut
1975, 11/50, condition noted
21.5" x 29.75" — 54.6 x 75.6 cm.

Estimate $100-$200

Realised: $96
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Used as the cover art for Peter Morgan (Mary M. Craig, Montreal: La Fédération des Coopératives du Nouveau-Québec, 1976). In the catalogue, Morgan explains, “A long time ago, an evil angagoak (one with spiritual powers) turned polar bears into human beings and Inuit into Polar bears.”

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Settlement: George River / Kangiqsualujjuaq, Kangiqsualujjuaq
Signature: Disc Number
Works on Paper: Stonecut