8.5" Dancing Bear Bear by Late Peter Parr (1970-2012)

Peter Parr



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Inuit art: Dancing Bear     
Inuit Artist: Peter Parr
Size: 8.5" tall, 5.5" wide, 4.5­­­­" deep. Weight: 5.2 lbs
Community: Caper Dorset, NU
Stone: Serpentine 
id: 99-1255505bie

This is a spectacular dancing bear by the acclaimed Inuit artist late Peter Parr (son of Nuna Parr) from Cape Dorset.

One of the last dancing bears by him, possibly the last one.

Here is the tragic story that occurred with the late Peter Parr. CBC - Peter Parr.

What makes this sculpture very unique is its dark colour, with blotches of brown speckles. The overall composition is very dynamic and lively. It is polished to perfection with a high gloss effect as well as immaculate and crisp proportions. This is as nice as they come for dancing bears as it is a classic Peter Parr bear.

It it carved beautifully and stands with much grace.

It comes with an Igloo Tag (Certified of Authenticity), signed on the bottom both.

This is a really beautiful carving, and will be a centrepiece of your collection. 

Peter Parr (1970-2012)

Alternative Names:
• Parr Parr
• Peter Parr
Exhibitions:
Name Institute City Country
Inuit Sculpture Gallery Marie-Louise Wirth Zurich Switzerland
Sculpture and Graphics from Cape Dorset Art Space Gallery Philadelphia USA
The Next Generation (illustrated broshure) Orca Aart Gallery Chicago USA

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