Media colour stonecut on paper
Size 20.5 x 16.75 in. / 52.1 x 42.5 cm.
Frame Size 35.25 x 29.25 x 0.75 in.
Sold $950 Estimate $600 - $800
signed, titled, dated, numbered and inscribed 'Dorset' along bottom; Dorset chop and syllabics upper left; framed with archival mat; some liquid damage on mat lower left noted
from the portfolio The Eskimos and their Art a co-operative project between the West Baffin Eskimo Co-op and the International World Wildlife Fund
private collection, Calgary
Pootoogook; Kananginak Inuit ~ [1935-2010] Canadian RCA
see biography in Biographies of Inuit Artists, Vol.2, by Canadian Arctic Producers; included in Sculpture of the Eskimo, by G.Swinton, 1972; Arts of the Eskimo: Prints, by P.Furneaux, Signum Press, 1974; included in Cape Dorset Print Collection 1970, Eskimo Graphic Art; The Inuit Print, by the National Museums of Canada and the Department of Indian and Northern Affairs, Ottawa, 1977; Inuit Artist Index, by the Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, pg. 164, 1990; Biographies of Inuit Artists, by the Canadian Arctic Producers, 1984; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN]