11" Drum Dancer by Mathewsie Ashevak
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Size: 11" high, (including baton 2"), 6" wide, 8" deep. Weight: 5.1 lbs
Community: Cape Dorset, NU
Stone: black marble from a quarry in Cape Dorset area
When you look at this sculpture, you know right away that a master carver created it. It is incredibly refined and detailed. Every curve is polished to perfection.
Mathewsie Ashevak (1983 - )
Mathewsie Ashevak comes from a family of artists, he is a grandson of Kenojuak Ashevak, who is regarded as the best Inuit graphic artist.
Mathewsie lives in Cape Dorset. He is mostly known for people sculptures (hunters, drum dancers etc), but also sometimes carves different subjects.