MUSEUM QUALITY PIECE!
This sculpture is very detailed and polished to a mirror shine.
This Kayak is large, it measures 12 inches long by 3.25 inches high.
The spear in kayaker's hand measures 5" long, it is made out of wood and caribou antler. The wooden paddle is 11.5" long.
This Kayak Inuit carving is a center piece for an Inuit art gallery from a world famous Inuit artist Jimmy Iqaluq (top five Inuit artists in Canada).
THIS CARVING IS IN 100% PERFECT CONDITION, BRAND NEW.
The carving is signed on the bottom and comes with an igloo tag.
Jimmy Iqaluq (1947 - present)
Solo exhibition:"An exhibition of art by Jimmy Iqaluq of Sanikiluaq", Indian and Inuit Art Gallery in the offices of the federal department of Indian and Northern Affairs, Hull, Ontario, Canada, 2005Exhibitions:"Keeping Our Stories Alive: An Exhibition of the Art and Crafts from Dene and Inuit of Canada", Institute of American Indian Arts Museum, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, 1995"Belcher Island Sculpture", Robertson Galleries, Ottawa, Canada, 1980"Belcher Island Sculpture", Inuit Gallery of Vancouver, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 1981"Sculpture from Belcher Islands", Images of the North, San Francisco, California, USA, 1981"Belcher Island Community Sculpture", The Raven Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 1981"Baffin Images", Orca Aart, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 1989"Kunstwerke der Inuit", Presented by CreARTion, Eppstein in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Association of Canadian Studies at the Hotel am Badersee, Grainau, Germany, 1993"Share the Vision", Philadelphians Collect Inuit Art, Art Space Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, 1994"Miniaturen", Inuit Galerie, Mannheim, Germany, 1995
and many more....