Indigenous & Inuit Art

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Artwork by Ross Hunt, Kwagulth Sun Design
Lot #210
ROSS HUNT
Kwagulth Sun Design

screenprint in colours
signed, titled and numbered 84/120 at the lower edge; unframed
13 x 16 ins ( 33 x 40.6 cms )

Estimated: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00

Current bid: $75.00
Next bid is: $85.00

Closes in 18 hours and 50 minutes
September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Kuduakjuk, Tuktu
Lot #228
KUDUAKJUK
Tuktu

lithograph
inscribed with the artist name, title, edition 30/50 and “Dorset 1982” in the lower margin; unframed
17 x 13 ins ( 43.2 x 33 cms )

Estimated: $150.00$75.00 - $150.00

Current bid: $110.00
Next bid is: $120.00

Closes in 19 hours and 5 minutes
September 28th at 05:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Unknown Haida Artist, Haida basket with Lid
Lot #217
UNKNOWN HAIDA ARTIST
Haida basket with Lid

twined spruce root basket
6 x 8.5 x 8.5 ins ( 15.2 x 21.6 x 21.6 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00

Current bid: $120.00
Next bid is: $130.00

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September 28th at 05:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Unknown Plains Artist, Drum
Lot #218
UNKNOWN PLAINS ARTIST
Drum

hide, wood, inlay and metal tension rings
circa 1950
9.5 x 9.5 x 1.75 ins ( 24.1 x 24.1 x 4.4 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00

Next bid is: $80.00

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September 28th at 05:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by  Unknown Plains Artist, Beaded Tobacco Pouch with Zipper
Lot #219
UNKNOWN PLAINS ARTIST
Beaded Tobacco Pouch with Zipper

glass beads, hide, zipper
circa 1950
6 x 6 x 1 ins ( 15.2 x 15.2 x 2.5 cms ) ( overall )

Estimated: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00

Current bid: $90.00
Next bid is: $100.00

Closes in 19 hours and 5 minutes
September 28th at 05:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Clemence Wescoupe, Bird Spirit
Lot #213
CLEMENCE WESCOUPE
Bird Spirit

colour serigraph
signed, titled, dated 1980 and numbered 58/66 in the lower margin; unframed
15 x 18 ins ( 38.1 x 45.7 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00

Current bid: $115.00
Next bid is: $125.00

Closes in 18 hours and 50 minutes
September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Untitled (Milky Way / Skeletal System)
Lot #226
CARL BEAM
Untitled (Milky Way / Skeletal System)

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; the artist’s stamp (”Carl Beam Original Work”) lower left
15 x 12 ins ( 38.1 x 30.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00

Current bid: $220.00
Next bid is: $230.00

Closes in 19 hours and 5 minutes
September 28th at 05:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Kananginak Pootoogook, Opik and Kopineuva
Lot #208
KANANGINAK POOTOOGOOK
Opik and Kopineuva

engraving
inscribed with the artist name, title, edition 17/50 and “Dorset 1973” in the lower margin; unframed (matted)
12 x 11 ins ( 30.5 x 27.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00

Current bid: $210.00
Next bid is: $220.00

Closes in 18 hours and 50 minutes
September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Richard Hunt, Hamatsa Dance Screen
Lot #209
RICHARD HUNT
Hamatsa Dance Screen

screen print
signed, titled, dated 1989 and numbered 143/150 at the lower edge; unframed
17.25 x 30 ins ( 43.8 x 76.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00

Current bid: $80.00
Next bid is: $90.00

Closes in 18 hours and 50 minutes
September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by David B. Williams, Spirit World - Bear Spirit
Lot #211
DAVID B. WILLIAMS
Spirit World - Bear Spirit

ink and acrylic
signed, titled and dated 1995
7.5 x 19 ins ( 19.1 x 48.3 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00

Current bid: $150.00
Next bid is: $160.00

Closes in 18 hours and 50 minutes
September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Blair Debassige, Relegation
Lot #203
BLAIR DEBASSIGE
Relegation

acrylic on bark
signed lower centre; signed, titled indistincly and dated “July 14/97” on the reverse of the framing
27 x 18.75 ins ( 68.6 x 47.6 cms )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $100.00
Next bid is: $110.00

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September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Albert in the Blue Zone
Lot #225
CARL BEAM
Albert in the Blue Zone

screenprint
signed, titled and inscribed “Artist’s Proof”; unframed
30 x 22 ins ( 76.2 x 55.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $275.00
Next bid is: $300.00

Closes in 19 hours and 5 minutes
September 28th at 05:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Art Thompson, House of Wolves
Lot #205
ART THOMPSON
House of Wolves

silkscreen
signed, titled, dated 1987 and numbered 113/150 in the lower margin; unframed
15.25 x 25.5 ins ( 38.7 x 64.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $125.00
Next bid is: $135.00

Closes in 18 hours and 50 minutes
September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Two Kinds of Power
Lot #214
CARL BEAM
Two Kinds of Power

serigraph in colour
signed, titled and numbered 148/200 in the lower margin
30 x 22 ins ( 76.2 x 55.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $130.00
Next bid is: $140.00

Closes in 18 hours and 50 minutes
September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Nori Peter, Snow Bruins
Lot #216
NORI PETER
Snow Bruins

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on the reverse of the frame
11 x 11 ins ( 27.9 x 27.9 cms ) ( diameter )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $100.00
Next bid is: $110.00

Closes in 19 hours and 5 minutes
September 28th at 05:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Abraham Apakark Anghik, Dance of Life and Death
Lot #206
ABRAHAM APAKARK ANGHIK
Dance of Life and Death

colour serigraph
signed, titled and numbered 69/300 in the lower margin
18.5 x 23.5 ins ( 47 x 59.7 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $150.00
Next bid is: $160.00

Closes in 18 hours and 50 minutes
September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Tommy Nuvaqirq, Children with Animals
Lot #207
TOMMY NUVAQIRQ
Children with Animals

stencil
inscribed with the artist name, title, edition 4044 and “Pangnirtung 1972” in the lower margin
12.5 x 22 ins ( 31.8 x 55.9 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $150.00
Next bid is: $160.00

Closes in 18 hours and 50 minutes
September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Maxine Noel, The Story Teller; Ioyonmarni
Lot #212
MAXINE NOEL
The Story Teller; Ioyonmarni

two colour serigraphs
“The Story Teller” (signed and numbered 85/100); “Ioyonmarni” (titled)
21.5 x 14.5 ins ( 54.6 x 36.8 cms ) ( each sheet )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $150.00
Next bid is: $160.00

Closes in 18 hours and 50 minutes
September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Davidialuk Alasua Amittu, Bird
Lot #174
DAVIDIALUK ALASUA AMITTU
Bird

stonecut
23 x 18 ins ( 58.4 x 45.7 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00

Next bid is: $150.00

Closes in 18 hours and 20 minutes
September 28th at 04:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Blair Debassige, Dragon Queen / Respecting All Living Spirits
Lot #201
BLAIR DEBASSIGE
Dragon Queen / Respecting All Living Spirits

oil on canvas
signed along the lower edge; signed, titled and dated “Sept. 4, 1998” on the reverse; unframed
30 x 30 ins ( 76.2 x 76.2 cms ) ( diameter )

Estimated: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00

Current bid: $250.00
Next bid is: $275.00

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September 28th at 04:45:00 PM EDT

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