The Canada Auction Series: Inuit Art

May 27June 01, 2023
Auction begins to close at 7:00 pm ET

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LOT 212

Lot 212

John Tiktak ᔭᓐ ᑎᑕ, RCA (1916-1981)

John Tiktak ᔭᓐ ᑎᑕ, RCA (1916-1981)
Lot 212 Details
John Tiktak ᔭᓐ ᑎᑕ, RCA (1916-1981), Kangiqliniq (Rankin Inlet)


signed in syllabics
5.25 x 6.5 x 3.25 in — 13.3 x 16.5 x 8.3 cm

Estimate $1,500-$2,500

Realised: $1,722
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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John Tiktak ᔭᓐ ᑎᑕ, RCA (1916-1981)
  • John Tiktak ᔭᓐ ᑎᑕ, RCA (1916-1981)
  • John Tiktak ᔭᓐ ᑎᑕ, RCA (1916-1981)
  • John Tiktak ᔭᓐ ᑎᑕ, RCA (1916-1981)

Private Collection, Toronto, ON


Overall very good condition. Minor losses to bottom edge of sculpture base, minor imperfections.

Please contact the specialist for further condition information.

LOT 212

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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