Inuit Art Online Auction

March 1015, 2018
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LOT 97

Lot 97


Lot 97 Details
PITSEOLAK ASHOONA (1904-1983), E7-1100, Cape Dorset


stonecut and stencil
1966, 20/50
17 x 26 in — 43.2 x 66 cm

Estimate $200-$400

Realised: $240
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


“Many ancient Thule culture sites are found around Cape Dorset in the areas still used for camps. Pitseolak has used her fertile imagination to reconstruct the ruin of a stone house.”
from The Inuit Print, exh. cat., the National Museum of Man (Ottawa, ON), 1977, pp. 96, pl. 40


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LOT 97

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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