Inuit Art Online Auction

June 02, 2016

LOT 297
BERNADETTE IGUPTARK TONGELIK
  • BERNADETTE IGUPTARK TONGELIK
  • BERNADETTE IGUPTARK TONGELIK
  • BERNADETTE IGUPTARK TONGELIK
  • BERNADETTE IGUPTARK TONGELIK

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BERNADETTE IGUPTARK TONGELIK, Repulse Bay/Naujaat

SEATED WOMAN WITH PLAITED HAIR

stone
c. 1960
3.5" x 3" x 3.5" — 8.9 x 7.6 x 8.9 cm.

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $960
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

A superb example of the work that was produced in the settlement of Naujaat in the Kivalliq region during the early 1960s. This small seated woman fits in the palm of your hand and should be highlighted in a curio cabinet as the small wonder that it is.

Provenance:

Feheley Fine Arts, Toronto, ON, c. 1965,
Private collection, Canada

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Stone
Settlement: , Repulse Bay / Naujaat, Repulse Bay/Naujaat