Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Mother and Child

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  • Medium: basalt
  • Size: 2.5 × 1.5 × 1.25 inches
  • Reference Code: U70359

Yvonne Kanayuq Arnakyuinak

Inuit

Baker Lake, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1920-1998)

Yvonne is a talented sculptor who is well known for her monumental style of sculpture, sensitively portraying the mother and child motif. Yvonne’s son, Robert Oolamik, is also a carver in Baker Lake.