Inuit Art Online Auction

March 20, 2014

LOT 7
GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)
  • GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)

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

COUPLE; BIRTH SCENE

stone
3" x 2.75" x 1" — 7.6 x 7 x 2.5 cm.; 1.25" x 3.25" x 2" — 3.2 x 8.3 x 5.1 cm.

Estimate $250-$350

Realised: $204
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