Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Woman with Her Dog (1988)


  • Medium: serpentine
  • Size: 9 × 7 × 8 inches
  • Reference Code: L40502

“I do remember carving this many years ago. It is of a young woman sitting holding her puppy dog.”

Kenojuak Ashevak

Kenojuak Ashevak



Cape Dorset, Nunavut Territory, Canada


Kenojuak Ashevak was born October 3, 1927. Her early years were spent living a traditional hunting lifestyle on the land at Ikirasaq on the southern coast of Baffin Island, residing in igloos and skin tents.