Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Scrimshaw Kayaker

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  • Medium: ivory, ink, thread
  • Size: 1.75 × 4.5 × 1 inches
  • Reference Code: Y110503

Walton Irrigoo

Walton Irrigoo

Yupik (Siberian Yup'ik)

Gambell, Alaska, USA

(1962- )

I was born in my grandfathers house in Gambell, Alaska. My teachers were my dad and my great uncle. As time passes, I spend more time on detail. My whole family has at some point depended on the native artwork for their livelihood.