An Inuk Pulling a Seal out of the Water

Canadian Inuit
Eastern Arctic


about 1955

Steatite and felt

Overall: 9 7/16 × 4 9/16 × 6 7/16 in. (24 × 11.6 × 16.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Willy E. Gorrissen



Place Made: Nord-du-Quebec, Canada, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American


Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view


Collected by Willy E. Gorrissen (1912-2000), West Lebanon, New Hampshire, in St. Andrews, Manitoba, Canada, 1955; given to present collection, 1979.

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