Online Auction

Inuit Engravings

February 27 - March 04, 2021

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This concise auction features a carefully curated selection of engravings from Kinngait (Cape Dorset). With examples from the very first experimental run of engravings in 1963 through to the 1980s, look for works by critically acclaimed artists Kenojuak Ashevak, Johnniebo Ashevak, Kananginak Pootooogook, Pitseolak Ashoona, Pauta Saila, Peter Pitseolak, and Kiawak Ashoona.

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Auction Details


Duncan McLean


416-847-6183 /

Rochelle Konn

Associate Specialist

416-847-6191 /


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