Inuit Art Online Auction

January 29, 2015

LOT 145
NINGEEUGA OSHUITOQ
  • NINGEEUGA OSHUITOQ

145

NINGEEUGA OSHUITOQ, E7-933, Cape Dorset

DOG SPIRIT

stonecut
1978, 20/50
28" x 22.25" — 71.1 x 56.5 cm.

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $192
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

“‘I like this one very much [Dog Spirit, No. 57]. I like the colour. I didn’t really have something in mind when I was drawing this, I just drew along, and it took me a long time to finish it. I get tired when I am drawing, and I can’t do it very properly when I get tired. I always have to erase - when I am trying to draw in the exact right place [...]”
Cape Dorset Annual Graphics Catalogue, 1978, p. 63, pl. 57