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Collection Inuit Art Collection
Catalog Number 1991.001.032.2
Object Name Print, Engraving
Description Two animal figures. One is a hawk, one is a spirit (composite figures). Top figure is a hawk, black blending to gold. Gold wings and gold beak. Lower figure has fins for legs, it has an ulu in it's left hoof. A knife blade is portruding out of it's back. Both rear legs are flippers. Composite figure.
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Bird with spread wings above spirit animal on side.
Title Hawk Combating Spirit
Date 1967
Year Range from 1967.0
Artist Ashevak, Kenojuak
Medium Ink on paper
Dimensions H-13 W-19.75 inches
Image size 13 x 19.75
Place of Origin Cape Dorset
Search Terms Hawk
Bird
Spirit
Animals
Transformation Figure
Spirit World
Arctic Wildlife
Ulu
Knife
Subjects Hawk
Bird
Spirit
Animals
Transformation Figure
Spirit World
Arctic Wildlife
Ulu
Knife
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category ART