The Canada Auction Series: Inuit Art

May 27June 01, 2023
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LOT 137

Lot 137

Akeeaktashuk ᐊᑭᐊᑐᓱ (1898-1954)

Akeeaktashuk ᐊᑭᐊᑐᓱ (1898-1954)
Lot 137 Details
Akeeaktashuk ᐊᑭᐊᑐᓱ (1898-1954), Inukjuak (Port Harrison)

BEAR, CA. 1950

1.75 x 3.25 x 1.5 in — 4.4 x 8.3 x 3.8 cm

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $1,599
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Akeeaktashuk ᐊᑭᐊᑐᓱ (1898-1954)
  • Akeeaktashuk ᐊᑭᐊᑐᓱ (1898-1954)
  • Akeeaktashuk ᐊᑭᐊᑐᓱ (1898-1954)

Private Collection, Toronto, ON


Overall good condition. Slight losses to paws, minor imperfections throughout. Pencil on backside reading "NS."

Please contact the specialist for further condition information.

LOT 137

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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