The Pleasures of Eating Fish

Gender
Male
Style
Inuit
Community
Art Type
Print
Collection
Baker Lake 1970
Medium
Stonecut & Stencil on Kozo paper
Edition
Certified Limited Edition Print # 18 of 50 printed by Simon Tookoome
Size (in)
Paper (H x W): 25 x 36 ½ in
Size (cm)
Paper (H x W): 64 x 93 cm
Framed
Not Framed
Product ID
10000-00074

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Description


‘The Pleasures of Eating Fish’ by Simon Tookoome – Inuit Art – Baker Lake 1970 print collection presented by DaVic Gallery of Native Canadian Arts.


Condition:          No condition noted.


Description by Artist:     No description by artist found.


Notes from DaVic Gallery:   Tookoome frequently combined the everyday and the shamanic worlds such as in this print. In this image we see a transforming shaman jigging for fish and calling upon his helping spirits.  He is successful attracting and catching fish while enjoying his catch at the same time.

Reference picture # 6 for comparison with letter size paper.