Owl Dreams of Loon

Art Type
Cape Dorset 2021
Lithograph on BFK Rives white paper
Certified Limited Edition Print # 30 of 50 printed by Nujalia Quvianaqtuliaq
Size (in)
Paper (H x W): 24 x 20 ½ in
Size (cm)
Paper (H x W): 61 x 52 cm
Not Framed
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‘Owl Dreams of Loon’ by Ningeokuluk Teevee – Inuit Art – Cape Dorset 2021 print collection by Dorset Fine Arts, presented by DaVic Gallery of Native Canadian Arts.

Condition:          No condition noted.

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Notes from DaVic Gallery:  Sold out print from the 2021 Cape Dorset print collection and for good reason it was one of our collector’s favorites.  As many of Ning’s compositions this image leaves us with much to think about trying to understand what story she is trying to share with us through this composition.  Though I don’t know exactly what this story is about, the story of the owl that married a goose comes to mind where the owl lands on water with its new goose spouse and unable to swim drowns.  Is this maybe a variation of the story where now the owl knows not to marry a water bird but cannot stop dreaming about it?  That’s all this owl is left with, a dream.

The blank sheet of letter-size (8.5” x 11”) paper covering part of the image in the last picture is for size reference.

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