Seated Man, Counting the Toes on his Right Foot (a custom to guess if a hunter will get a seal)

Lukasi Anangi Amamartua (Lucassie Amm), Canadian / Inuit, born 1935, Canadian Inuit, Puvirnituq (Povungnituk), Nunavik, Quebec, Canada, Eastern Arctic, Arctic

Share

1960

Soapstone

Overall: 5 7/8 x 4 3/4 x 3 1/8 in. (15 x 12 x 8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

160.34.14538

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Native American

Sculpture

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view

Inscription

Marked: Lucassie Amm

Exhibition History

Montshire Museum of Science Exhibition, Lyme Road, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 13-February 18, 1987.

Provenance

Father Andre Pierre Marie Steinmann (1912-2005), Sculptors Society of Povungnetuk, Quebec, Canada; sold to present collection, 1960.

Old Number

Sculptors Society of Povungnetuk no. 1881

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