Small Wonders of Inuit Art

April 1621, 2022
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Lot 3

ANDY MIKI (1918-1983)

ANDY MIKI (1918-1983)
Lot 3 Details
ANDY MIKI (1918-1983), Arviat (Eskimo Point)


3 x 1.75 x 1 in — 7.6 x 4.4 x 2.5 cm

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $1,080
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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ANDY MIKI (1918-1983)
  • ANDY MIKI (1918-1983)
  • ANDY MIKI (1918-1983)

Abstract, and narrow in its cross section, this small Andy Miki sculpture might appear more shadow than animal if not for two minimally rendered eyes animating the figure. The surface of the sculpture is defined by scattershot fine lines.

Related works:

Waddington’s Auctioneers and Appraisers, June 10, 2021, lot 16.
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Possible slight loss to bottom protrusion, overall good condition.

Please contact the specialist for further condition information.


About Condition Ratings

  • 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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