Inuit Art Online Auction

March 20, 2014

LOT 5
GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)
  • GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)
  • GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)
  • GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)

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GEORGE ARLUK (1949-), E3-1049, Arviat

FIGURE

stone
signed in syllabics
5.5" x 5.5" x 2" — 14 x 14 x 5.1 cm.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

Between the years of 1964 to 1977 the Balts worked as a nurse and a teacher/Federal Government representative in Ivuyivik, Great Whale River and Rankin Inlet. They acquired carvings directly from the artists.

Provenance:

The Balt collection, CA

Additional Info:

Department: Inuit and Indigenous Art
Carving / Sculpture: Stone
Settlement: Arviat, Eskimo Point / Arviat
Signature: Disc Number, Syllabics