Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Shaman and Sea Spirit (c.1998)

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  • Medium: basalt
  • Size: 8 × 10.5 × 5 inches
  • Reference Code: U61055

Josiah (Joshua) Nuilaalik

Josiah (Joshua) Nuilaalik

RCA

Inuit

Baker Lake, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1928-2005)

Joshua is the eldest son of renowned Baker Lake artist Jessie Oonark. His wife Ruth Qaulluaryuk produces graphic work, prints, and wallhangings. Their son Armand Kannayuk is a sculptor in Baker Lake.