Inuit Art Online Auction

June 02, 2016

LOT 288
Possibly: LEVI QUMALUK
  • Possibly: LEVI QUMALUK
  • Possibly: LEVI QUMALUK
  • Possibly: LEVI QUMALUK

288

Possibly: LEVI QUMALUK , Povungnituk/Puvirnituq

BIRD

stone
c. 1962, signed in distinctly in Roman
3.25" x 11" x 4" — 8.3 x 27.9 x 10.2 cm.

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $390
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

This bird could easily fit in with any of the highly detailed Puvirnituq birds from the Twomey Collection.

Literature:

Darlene Coward Wight, The Jerry Twomey Collection at the Winnipeg Art Gallery, Inuit Sculpture from the Canadian Arctic, 2003, p. 32-33

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Stone
Settlement: , Povungnituk / Puvirnituq, Povungnituk/Puvirnituq
Signature: Roman