The Dwarf Who Became a Giant

Tivi Etook, Inuit / Canadian, born 1928, Canadian Inuit, Eastern Arctic, Arctic



Stonecut print on paper


Image: 15 × 20 in. (38.1 × 50.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Jane and Raphael Bernstein



George River Cooperative, Kangiqsualujjuaq


North America, Canada


20th century

Object Name



Native American


Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view


Embossed: blind stamp; numbered, lower left, in graphite: signed and dated, in graphite, lower right: signature, in Inuktitut syllabics; 1972

Course History

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

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

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

Exhibition History

Tradition and Transformation: Twentieth Century Inuit Art from the Collection of the Hood Museum of Art, Gene Y. Kin Class of 1985 Gallery, Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 22, 2014-December 6, 2015.

Publication History

John R. Stomberg, A Legacy for Learning: The Jane and Raphael Bernstein collection; Hanover, New Hampshire, Dartmouth College, Hood Museum of Art, 2021.

Published References

Arctic Quebec 1973, Levis, Quebec: La Federation des Cooperaties du Nouveau Quebec, 1973, catalouge no. 36.


Canadian Guild of Crafts, Montreal, Quebec; sold to Jane and Raphael Bernstein, Ridgewood, New Jersey, September 1, 1973; lent to present collection, 2011; given to present collection, 2013.

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