Untitled (Pregnant Animal with a Fish in Her Mouth, Two Figures on Her Back)

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 College: Gift of Jane and Raphael Bernstein

2011.64.29

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Drawing

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, lower left, in graphite: 0-248; signed, lower center, in graphite:[Inuktitut syllabics]; Reverse: upper left, in graphite: 6311E; lower left: 38 [encircled] OONARK, MAY 1, 1970.

Provenance

Canadian Guild of Crafts, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; sold to Jane and Raphael Bernstein, Ridgewood, New Jersey, August 29, 1975; lent to present collection, 2011; given to present collection, 2013.

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