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Collection Inuit Art Collection
Catalog Number 1991.001.066
Object Name Print, Stonecut
Description One boat containing four Inuit and a kayak with one Inuit hunter on either side of an ice flow with three bears on it. Bow and arrow is being used to hunt the bears.
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Men in boats above and below iceberg with arrows; large bear in center flanked by two smaller bears.
Title Summer Bear Hunt
Date 1973
Year Range from 1973.0
Artist Ashoona, Pitseolak
Material Stonecut 29/50
Medium Stonecut 29/50
Dimensions H-34 W-24.625 inches
Place of Origin Cape Dorset
Search Terms Bears
Kayak
Boat
Hunters
Bow and arrow
Ice floe
Subjects Bears
Kayak
Boat
Hunters
Bow and arrow
Ice floe
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category ART