Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Polar Bear (1990)

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  • Medium: serpentine
  • Size: 4 × 9 × 2.5 inches
  • Reference Code: M110901

Henry Evaluardjuk

Henry Evaluardjuk

Inuit

Iqaluit, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1923-2007)

“From Igloolik we moved to Pond Inlet. It was there that I started to carve. A white man there said that my uncle and one other man were the only people who carved in this settlement. I told him I knew I could carve too if I tried … I have been carving since then.