The Art of Canada Auction (Inuit Art)

May 30, 2016

LOT 162
JOHN KAVIK, RANKIN INLET/KANGIQLINIQ
  • JOHN KAVIK, RANKIN INLET/KANGIQLINIQ
  • JOHN KAVIK, RANKIN INLET/KANGIQLINIQ

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JOHN KAVIK, RANKIN INLET/KANGIQLINIQ, E2-290, Rankin Inlet

VASE DECORATED WITH FOUR FIGURES

ceramic
signed in syllabics
8.25 ins x 5 ins x 5 ins; 21 cms x 12.7 cms x 12.7 cms

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $1,230
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

This work is the result of the original Rankin Inlet ceramics program which began in 1963 until 1977. Although the medium was a major adjustment for the artists, Kavik seemingly shifted between stone and clay with ease.

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