Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Throat Singers

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  • Medium: serpentine
  • Size: 7.5 × 5.5 × 3.5 inches
  • Reference Code: LS130415

Joseph (Jaipeth) Palluq

Inuit

Igloolik, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1943- )

Jaipeth started carving in 1975 and has since enjoyed making large sized animals and human figures out of stone or whalebone. He also likes to watch others carve, particularly Henry Evaluardjuk.