Travelling with Dog Teams

Gender
Female
Style
Inuit
Community
Art Type
Print
Collection
Baker Lake 1981
Medium
Stonecut on Kozuke Kozo White paper
Edition
Certified Limited Edition Print # 21 of 45 printed by William Noah
Size (in)
Paper (H x W): 25 ¼ x 37 ¼ in
Size (cm)
Paper (H x W): 64 x 94 cm
Framed
Not Framed, please enquire
Product ID
10000-00009

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Description

Travelling with Dog Teams” by Hannah Kigusiuq – Inuit Art from Baker Lake 1981 print collection presented by DaVic Gallery of Native Canadian Arts

Condition: Creasing of the paper on the lower left corner. Image is not affected.

Description by Artist: No description by artist found.

Notes from DaVic Gallery:  Kigusiuq draws inspiration for ‘Travelling with Dog Teams‘ from her own experiences living on the land as a young woman, and she typically depicts communal activities from traditional Inuit lifestyle. Winter camp scenes, groups traveling on the land by foot or dog team. Married as a very young woman, Kigusiuq remembers travelling on the land and following the Arctic game animals in order to survive. Those families with dog teams were able to carry family members or bags while those with no dog teams had to walk and carry their own bags.