Iyuqsaut (Man from the Moon)

Artist
Gender
Female
Style
Inuit
Community
Art Type
Print
Collection
Clyde River 1983
Medium
Serigraph and Stencil on Arches White paper
Edition
Certified Limited Edition Print # 32 of 50 printed by Lydia Jaypoody
Size (in)
Frame (H x W x D): 25 x 19 x 1 ½ in / Paper (H x W): 18 ¼ x 13 ¼ in
Size (cm)
Frame (H x W x D): 64 x 48 x 4 cm / Paper (H x W): 46 x 34 cm
Framed
Framed
Product ID
10500-00021

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Description

Condition:          Framed. No condition noted

Frame: Please note that for safety reasons, print will be shipped framed and without glass. Alternatively, glass may be replaced with resistant acrylic transparent glass that is safe for shipping at additional cost.  Please inquire.

Description by Artist:     No description by artist found.

Notes from DaVic Gallery:   Last print available.

Certainly very intriguing and deceiving work by Lydia Jaypody depicting what appears to be a hunter holding a floating device in one hand preparing to go hunting.  In closer look, this is a half-man, half-woman clearly showing the right half side of the man as woman with typical tattooed face, pulled hair, wearing amauti and female boots.  The left hand side is a hunter with beard, hair to the front, wearing a man’s parka, male pants and boots, and holding a floating device on his hand.  Oddly inside the floating device is an ulu, the preferred tool of women.  I love this piece!