19 June 2011

Osuitok Ipeelee & Ittorchiak

2. Mother and Child. Carved in stone by Osuitok Ipeelee—Cape Dorset, Baffin Island
3. Bear with Seal. Carved in ivory by Ittorchiak—Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island

An exhibition guide from the parents’ boxes, c.1960s; you can buy a copy here. Works collected by James A. Houston and photographed by Bert Beaver and Wilfred Doucette.

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