Untitled (Two Women Throat Singing)

Jessie Oonark, Inuit / Canadian, 1906 - 1985
Canadian Inuit
Central Arctic
Arctic

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May 1, 1970

Graphite, colored pencil and colored pen on paper

Image: 9 × 12 1/4 in. (22.9 × 31.1 cm)

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

2011.64.28

Geography

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

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Drawing

Not on view

Inscriptions

Signed, lower center: [Inuktitut syllabics]; Reverse: upper right, in graphite, 6311F; lower right: 30 OONARK, MAY 1, 1970 150-

Exhibition History

Inuit Art

Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit, Legacy for Learning: The Jane and Raphael Bernstein Collection, Class of 1967 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 4, 2021–February 6, 2022.

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, Plate 31, p.56, listed p.100.

Provenance

Canadian Guild of Crafts, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; sold to Jane and Raphael Bernstein, Ridgewood, New Jersey, August 19, 1975; lent to present collection, 2011; given to present collection, 2013.

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