Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Mother Chewing To Soften Hide (1988)

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  • Medium: steatite
  • Size: 12.5 × 7.5 × 5 inches
  • Reference Code: R81106

Johnny Inukpuk

RCA

Inuit

Inukjuak, Quebec, Canada

(1911-2007)

Johnny began carving while still living out on the land. He moved his family into Inukjuak in the early 1950s and went on to become a leader in his community and a highly respected artist.