Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Bird (c.1970s)

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  • Medium: serpentine
  • Size: 5.5 × 9 × 3.75 inches
  • Reference Code: M120909

Elijah (?) Pootoogook

Elijah Pootoogook

Inuit

Cape Dorset, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1943- )

Elijah Pootoogook is the son of the late graphic artist Etidlooie Etidlooie (1911-1981), but was adopted by Sharni and Pudlat Pootoogook (1919-1985), both artists as well. Elijah’s sister Sarah Putuguk is an artist and printer; his wife Iqarlik is a printer and carver.