THE ENCHANTED OWL
21.75 x 24.75 in — 55.2 x 62.9 cm
November 20, 2018
Kenojauk was often asked if she had a favourite print, and she always answered, “my Enchanted Owl.”
It was the only print she proudly displayed in her home in Cape Dorset.
Waddington’s is internationally recognized as one of the leading authorities in marketing Inuit Art. No other auction house has been as intrinsically linked to the development of a market for this art form. From our first landmark auction in 1978 of the William Eccles Collection, Waddington’s has offered thousands of works, set record prices, and expanded the market well beyond Canada’s borders. Our legacy of successful Inuit Art auctions, our ability to achieve continually increasing values and our creation of an international market have been key factors in validating Inuit art as a whole and establishing it as an integral part of the Canadian Art scene.