Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Woman Kneeling Braiding Hair (c.1980)

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  • Medium: steatite
  • Size: 5.5 × 3 × 3 inches
  • Reference Code: LB70352

Mary Kiinalik Kumak

Inuit

Salluit, Quebec, Canada

(1923- )

“Widowed and left for some years to support a family, Kiinalik (Kee-naa-lik) was a steady producer of carving and sewn crafts. She married Elaigie in the early Sixties. Her earlier work is represented in the collection of the Museum of Man.”