A Hunter Warming his Hands while Waiting for a Seal to Surface

Allie Kanayuk, Inuit / Canadian, born 1941, Canadian Inuit, Eastern Arctic, Arctic

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collected 1962-1963

Soapstone

Overall: 4 5/16 × 2 3/8 × 1 3/4 in. (11 × 6 × 4.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Sherman P. and Anne L. Haight Arctic Collection

168.94.24441

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Native American

Sculpture

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view

Course History

NAS 30.21, Native American Art and Material, Jami Powell, Spring 2020

Provenance

Collected by Sherman Post Haight (1889-1980) and Anne Pardee Lyon Haight (1891-1977), New York, New York, about 1962; given to the Stefansson Collection, Dartmouth College Library, 1962; transferred to the present collection, 1968.

Old Number

Haight S-34

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