Inuit Art Online Auction

November 17 - 22, 2018

Online Auction
LOT 311
ANNIE TALIGGAQ ARQVIQ (1937-)
  • ANNIE TALIGGAQ ARQVIQ (1937-)

311

ANNIE TALIGGAQ ARQVIQ (1937-), Gjoa Haven / Uqsuqtuuq

DRUM DANCERS

sinew
4 x 4 in — 10.2 x 10.2 cm; 3 x 1.5 in — 7.6 x 3.8 cm

Estimate $150-$200

Realised: $120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Annie Arqvik developed this craft by twisting together strands of sinew from the legs of caribou. Once the threads were thick enough, they were then braided to form human figures and animals, usually on a mat-like base.