Inuit Art Auction

May 29, 2018

LOT 136
MATEE ATANGAK TIKTAK (1916-D)
  • MATEE ATANGAK TIKTAK (1916-D)
  • MATEE ATANGAK TIKTAK (1916-D)
  • MATEE ATANGAK TIKTAK (1916-D)

136

MATEE ATANGAK TIKTAK (1916-D), E1-267, Rankin Inlet / Kangiqliniq

FAMILY GROUP

stone
7.5 x 7 x 3.5 in — 19.1 x 17.8 x 8.9 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Matee Atangak was married to John Tiktak and the influence on each other’s carving is evident when comparing their works. In this thoughtful piece, the child seems to be enjoying himself behind the backs of the more serious looking adults.