Inuit art: Owl
Inuit Artist: Manasie Akpaliapik
Size: 11" tail to head, (10" vertical), 8" wide, 9" deep, Weight: 19.6 lbs
Community: Arctic Bay, NU
** This item is Eligible for Layaway Plan
Manasie Akpaliapik has had innumerable prestigious commissions through out his long and illustrious career, culminating in his presentation to the National Art Museum of Canada.Manasie is not just an elite Master Carver, he is one of the few premier Master Carvers. He shares this honour with Paul Maliki and Abraham Ruben.The brilliance of this Owl, resides in the contrast between the yellow inlaid eyes and the brilliant dark green stone of the body. This is Manasie’s trademark; his ability to fashion this ocular miracle with bravado and panache.Owl’s body is sculpted to create subtle movement. The observer appreciates the spirit of life emanating from this powerful predator. However, the subtle grey pigmentation reminds us that the breath of this creature is an illusion. This owl will live forever as the masterfully carved sculpture that it is!This may be one of your last chances to own a Manasie Akpaliapik Masterpiece carving. This is THE investment piece for collectors of Inuit art. Guaranteed that you will double your financial efforts in less than 10 years.Google search Manasie’s extensive career. Then, do not hesitate to become the steward of this Masterpiece Carving. It will bring you everlasting joy.
This is your chance to own a masterpiece the top artist in the world.