11" Mother Bear and a Cub by Kakee Peter
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Inuit art: Mother Bear with her Cub
Artist: Kakee Peter
Size: 11" long, 10" high.
Community: Cape Dorset
Stone: Serpentine (fantastic dark green with glossy finish, looks black)
Kakee Peter (1973 - ) is an Inuit carver from Cape Dorset. His specialty is walking bears. He also likes to carve birds and whales. Kakee learned carving by watching other artists in the community. His father, Ningeosiak Peter, and his mother, Parnee Peter are both sculptors in Cape Dorset. Kakee’s grandfather, the late Jamasie Teevee was a famous graphic artist.