Sorcerer's Contest

Peter Aliknak, Inuit / Canadian, 1928 - 1998, Canadian Inuit, Central Arctic, Arctic

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1966

Stonecut print on paper

7/40

Image: 15 × 20 in. (38.1 × 50.8 cm)

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

2011.64.2

Publisher

Holman Eskimo Cooperative, Ulukhaktok

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Native American

Print

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in graphite, lower left to right: #3 Eskimo Western Arctic 1966 Sorcerer‘s Contest by Aliknak 7/40; stamped, lower right, in red ink: Holman chop [ulu with the word HOLMAN]

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

Published References

Holman Eskimo Graphic Art, Holman: Holman Eskimo Cooperative, 1967, catalogue no. 17.

Provenance

Collected by Jane and Raphael Bernstein, Ridgewood, New Jersey, January 1, 1970; lent to present collection, 2011; given to present collection, 2013.

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