Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Owl and Ptarmigan (c.1960-71)

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  • Medium: soapstone, ivory
  • Size: 2.25 × 4.25 × 2.5 inches
  • Reference Code: L70503

Madeleine Isserkut Kringayark

Inuit

Repulse Bay, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1928-1984)

Madeleine’s husband, Nicholas Kringayark, and their daughters, Martha Ulliyak Milortok and Simona Kringayark, are all carvers. Her mother, Apollina Nobvak, was also a carver.