Aulajijakka (Things I Remember)

Artist:
Kananginak Pootoogook, RCA, See available art.
Gender:
Male
Style:
Inuit
Community:
Cape Dorset, See available art.
Art Type:
Print
Collection:
Cape Dorset 2010
Medium:
Linocut on Kizuki Kozo paper
Edition:
Certified Limited Edition Print # 35 of 50 printed by Qavavau Munamie
Size (in):
Paper (H x W): 11 ¼ x 24 ½ in
Size (cm):
Paper (H x W): 26 x 62 cm
Framed:
No Framed
Product ID:
10100-00348

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Description

‘Aulajijakka (Things I Remember) – Breaking the Sled’  by Kananginak Pootoogook – Inuit Art – Cape Dorset 2010 print collection by Dorset Fine Arts, presented by DaVic Gallery of Native Canadian Arts.

Condition:          No condition noted.

Description by Artist:     No description by the artist found.

Notes from DaVic Gallery:   ‘Breaking the Sled’ story from the ‘Aulajijakka (Things I Remember)’ series by Kananginak Pootoogook.

The series “Aulajijakka” (Things I Remember) by Kananginak Pootoogook are all signed posthumously by the artist’s son, Johnny Pootoogook.

Three part story starting with three children preparing to ride a hunting sled down a rocky hill where almost expected the rocks damage the sled making the children fall off the sled.  The result is the father colds the child for damaging the sled that is such important means for the father for his hunting trips.