Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Standing Mother Holding Child


  • Medium: basalt
  • Size: 10 × 7.5 × 3.5 inches
  • Reference Code: U70806

Basil Aptanik

Basil Aptanik


Baker Lake, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1952- )

Basil Aptanik’s step-mother, the late Martha Aptanik (1915-1972), was a Baker Lake carver and printmaker. His step-brother, Paul Toolooktook, is also a well-known Baker Lake sculptor.