Where the River Widens: Art From Qamani’tuaq

February 25March 02, 2023
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LOT 38

Lot 38

JIMMY TAIPANAK (1919-2000)

JIMMY TAIPANAK (1919-2000)
Lot 38 Details
JIMMY TAIPANAK (1919-2000), Qamani’tuaq (Baker Lake)


unsigned; one accompanied by "Canadian Eskimo Art" tag inscribed: "Jimmy Tipanik / Baker Lake / OCT. 99 / MASK / HF0036"
largest 6 x 4 x 1.5 in — 12.1 x 7 x 3.8 cm

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $390
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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JIMMY TAIPANAK (1919-2000)
  • JIMMY TAIPANAK (1919-2000)

Private Collection, Toronto, ON


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LOT 38

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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