12" Proud Bird by Qimeata Nungusuituq
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Inuit art: Bird
Size: 11.75" wide, 6" high, 3.5" deep. Weight: 2.8 lbs
Community: Cape Dorset
Inuit Artist: Qimeata Nungusuituq
Fantastic proud Bird from Cape Dorset. Beautiful black stone with brown freckles.
Very detailed, every inch is polished to perfection.
Museum quality piece!
Signed in Inuktitut, dated, comes with Igloo tag.
Qimeata Nungusuituq (1948 - )
Nov - Dec 1980.
January - February 1989. Images of the Far North. Arctic Artistry. Held at the Erie County Fairgrounds. Hartsdale, New York, U.S.A. February 1989. Arctic Images: Major Sculptures by Canada's Leading Contemporary Eskimo (Inuit) Artists at D/Erlien Fine Art Limited. Presented by Orca Aart, Chicago, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A. March 1989. White Lords of the Arctic: Bears in Stone and Bone Arctic Artistry. Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, U.S.A. June 1989. Masters of the Arctic: An Exhibition of Contemporary Inuit Masterworks Presented by the Amway Corporation at the United Nations General Assembly, New York, New York, U.S.A. Oct - Dec 1989. Baffin Images, Orca Aart, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
April 1990. Art Inuit. Presented by l'Iglou Art Esquimau, Douai at Palais de l'Europe, Le Touquet, France