Boy with Ball

Kunu, Inuit / Canadian, 1923 - 1966, Canadian Inuit, Arctic

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1960

Stonecut print on Japanese paper

8/50

Sheet: 23 3/4 × 11 1/4 in. (60.3 × 28.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund

PR.961.117

Printer

Lukta Qiatsuk

Publisher

West Baffin Eskimo Cooperative, Kinngait

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Central and Eastern

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in graphite, lower left to right: Boy with Ball Stone Cut 8/50 Cape Dorset Baffin Is. Kunu

Course History

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

Exhibition History

Eskimo Art, Baker Library and Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1961, Sponsored by the Canadian Department of Northern Affairs and the Canadian Consulate in Boston brought to Dartmouth College by Mrs. Stefansson.

Publication History

"Eskimo Graphic Art 1960," issued under the authority of the West Baffin Eskimo Co-operative, Cape Dorset, no. 36/60, 1960 [West Baffin Eskimo Co-operative's 2nd Annual Print Collection]

Published References

Eskimo Graphic Art 1960, issued under the authority of the West Baffin Eskimo Co-operative, Cape Dorset, no. 36/60, 1960 [West Baffin Eskimo Co-operative‘s 2nd Annual Print Collection]

Provenance

Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (possibly through the Boston Museum of Science, selected from the exhibition of Eskimo Art brought to Dartmouth College by Evelyn Stefansson in 1961); sold to present collection, 1961.

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