The Canada Auction Series: Inuit Art

May 27June 01, 2023
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LOT 171

Lot 171

Sheouak Petaulassie ᓯᐅᕋ (1923-1961)

Sheouak Petaulassie ᓯᐅᕋ (1923-1961)
Lot 171 Details
Sheouak Petaulassie ᓯᐅᕋ (1923-1961), Kinngait (Cape Dorset)


skin stencil
signed, titled, dated and numbered 3/50; artist's name in Roman; old backing board included with "Canadian Eskimo Arts" sticker and The Richmond Arts gallery label verso; unframed
sheet 9.75 x 13.5 in — 24.8 x 34.3 cm

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $2,214
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Sheouak Petaulassie ᓯᐅᕋ (1923-1961)
  • Sheouak Petaulassie ᓯᐅᕋ (1923-1961)

The Richmond Arts, Vancouver, BC;
Private Collection, United Kingdom


Overall good condition. Some discolouration to sheet, small losses along upper edge of paper.

Please contact the specialist for further condition information.

LOT 171

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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