Untitled (Caribou Herd in a Winter Landscape)

George Twok Aden Ahgupuk, Iñupiaq / American, 1911 - 2001, Iñupiaq, Western Arctic, Arctic

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about 1950s

Pen and ink wash on bleached seal skin, with narrow strips of red alder-dyed reindeer skin threaded along the edge to form a ribbon-like border

Sheet: 9 1/16 × 5 11/16 in. (23 × 14.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Evelyn Stefansson Nef

© Estate of George Twok Aden Ahgupuk, ahgupuk.com

2014.17.4

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Drawing

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, lower right: George Ahgupuk

Course History

Food Sovereignty Session, Spring 2019

Provenance

Evelyn Stefansson Nef (1913-2009); bequeathed to present collection, 2009; catalogued 2014.

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