13" Muskox by Kellypalik Qimirpik
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Inuit art: Muskox
Inuit Artist: Kellypalik Qimirpik
Size: 13" high, 11" wide. Very heavy, weights 28 lbs.
Community: Cape Dorset
Stone: serpentine (beautiful very dark brown, looks almost black)
Kellypalik Qimirpik is famous for his muskox sculptures, this dancing muskox is one of the better ones, it has a lot of movement and carved out of gorgeous dark brown stone.
Kellypalik Qimirpik (1948 - )
Kellypalik has been exhibiting since the mid-1970s and was included in the 1989 “Masters of the Arctic: An Exhibition of Contemporary Inuit Masterworks,” which toured for more than a decade. He shows widely nationally and internationally and has had a number of solo exhibitions.*
* From Cape Dorset Sculptures, 2005.
Kellypalik has a very long list of national and international exhibitions, please contact us for his full bio.