Inuit Art Online Auction

March 20, 2014

LOT 8
GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)
  • GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)
  • GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)
  • GEORGE ARLUK (1949-)

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GEORGE ARLUK (1949-), E3-1049, Arviat

MANY FACES; MOTHER WITH CHILD IN AMAUT

stone
signed in syllabics
5.5" x 3.25" x 3.25" — 14 x 8.3 x 8.3 cm.; 6.25" x 3.5" x 4" — 15.9 x 8.9 x 10.2 cm.

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $240
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Between the years of 1964 to 1977 the Balts worked as a nurse and a teacher/Federal Government representative in Ivuyivik, Great Whale River and Rankin Inlet. They acquired carvings directly from the artists.

Provenance:

The Balt collection, CA