The Strongest of Their Allies

Artist:
Malaya Akulukjuk, See available art.
Gender:
Female
Style:
Inuit
Community:
Pangnirtung, See available art.
Art Type:
Print
Collection:
Pangnirtung 1977
Medium:
Stencil on Kozuke Kozo natural paper
Edition:
Certified Limited Edition Print # 43 of 50 printed by Jacoposie Tiglik
Size (in):
Paper (H x W): 16 ¾ X 24 ¼ in
Size (cm):
Paper (H x W): 43 x 62 cm
Framed:
Not Framed, please enquire
Product ID:
10300-00235

$525.00

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Description

‘The Strongest of Their Alliesby Malaya Akulukjuk – Inuit Art – Pangnirtung 1977 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:   Light coloured and lighthearted print of two hunters that appear to try to embrace the most feared of the predators, a polar bear.  They have no weapons or dogs attacking the bear and yet they try to get close for a hug(?).  The bear seems suspicious, reluctant … this sure is an interesting story.  How could a polar bear possibly be their ally?  Probably makes reference to coexistence…