Media colour stonecut on paper
Size 17.75 x 10 in. / 45.1 x 25.4 cm.
Frame Size 30 x 23 x 1 in.
Estimate $200 - $250
signed, titled, dated, numbered and inscribed 'Dorset' along bottom; Cape Dorset chop and syllabics lower right; framed with archival mat
from the estate of Jerry Segal, formerly of Cottage Craft Gifts and Fine Arts Ltd. in Calgary and also known as Western Canada's 'Sub King'; proceeds being generously donated to a Synagogue
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