Inuit Art Online Auction

January 28, 2016

LOT 64
IDRIS MOSS-DAVIES
  • IDRIS MOSS-DAVIES
  • IDRIS MOSS-DAVIES
  • IDRIS MOSS-DAVIES
  • IDRIS MOSS-DAVIES

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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.

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $1,680
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

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.

Provenance:

Private Collection, Ottawa, Ontario