The World of Man and the World of Animals Come Together in the Shaman

Simon Tookoome, Inuit / Canadian, 1934 - 2010
Canadian Inuit
Central Arctic



Stonecut and stencil print on paper


Overall: 24 7/8 × 32 15/16 in. (63.2 × 83.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through a gift from the Friends of the Hopkins Center and Hood Museum of Art



Sanavik Cooperative, Baker Lake (Qamanittuaq)


Place Made: Qamanittuaq (Baker Lake), Canada, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern


Not on view


Inscribed, numbered, dated, and signed, in graphite, lower center to lower right: The World of Men and the World of Animal Come Together in the Shaman, 45/50 1973 Tookoome; stamped yellow chop.

Course History

ANTH 32, AMES 26, Anthropology of Tibet and the Himalayas, Sienna Craig, Spring 2013

ENVS 80, BIOL 148, Polar Science, Policy, and Ethics, Ross Virginia, Spring 2012

ENVS 80, BIOL 148, Polar Science, Policy, and Ethics, Ross Virginia, Spring 2013

ANTH 7, The Values of Medicine, Sienna Craig, Winter 2013

ANTH 17, The Anthropology of Health and Illness, Lauren Gulbas, Fall 2013

ANTH 7.05, Animals and Humans, Laura Ogden, Winter 2020

ANTH 50.17, Rites of Passage, Sienna Craig, Spring 2020

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

Exhibition History

Thin Ice - An Arctic Adventure, a fundraising event sponsored by the Friends of Hopkins Center and Hood Museum of Art (print was displayed on an easel], Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 15, 2007.

Published References

Sanavik Cooperative, Baker Lake, 1974 Prints, Baker Lake, Northwest Territories: Sanavik Cooperative, 1974, catalogue no. 12.


Galerie Ecla London, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; sold to present collection, 2007.

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