IDRIS MOSS-DAVIES, Qikiqtarjuaq / Broughton Island
SEATED WOMAN HOLDING A FLOWER
stone, ivory, baleen, antler
dated 07, syllabics inscribed on base
8.5" x 4.5" x 6" — 21.6 x 11.4 x 15.2 cm.
Idris was brought up in Qikiqtarjuaq by his Welsh father and Inuit mother. He later moved south and apprenticed with major Inuit artists such as David Ruben Piqtoukun.
Private Collection, Ottawa, Ontario
Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Antler, Ivory, Stone
Settlement: Broughton Island, Qikiqtarjuaq