Media stonecut on paper
Size 5 x 7.5 in. / 12.7 x 19 cm.
Frame Size 16.5 x 20.75 x 0.75 in.
Estimate $700 - $900
signed, titled, dated, numbered and inscribed 'Dorset' along bottom; Cape Dorset chop lower right; framed with archival mat
private collection, Calgary
Pitseolak Ashoona ~ [1904-1983] Inuit RCA
see Pitseolak: Pictures Out of My Life, ed.D.Eber, Oxford University Press, 1971 and Inuit Artist Index, by Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, pg.36; biography in Biographies of Inuit Artists, Vol.1, by Canadian Arctic Producers; Inuit Artist Index, by the Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, pg. 36, 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] website