• Title:

    Seated Bear

  • Date created:

    1973

  • Artists/Makers:

    Etidlooie Etidlooie, Inuit [Cape Dorset], 1911-1981

  • Place:

    Cape Dorset (Kingait, Kinngait, Kingnait); Qikiqtaaluk Region (Qitirmiut, Baffin); Nunavut; Canada

  • Format/Object name:

    Figure

  • Media/Materials:

    Serpentine

  • Techniques:

    Carved, polished

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Purchased by Inuit art collectors Bert Witt and Ellen Witt (1917-2007) from the Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. (Mississauga, Ontario) in 1974; donated to NMAI in 2002.

  • Dimensions:

    33 x 26 x 30 cm

  • Catalog number:

    26/381

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