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Collection Inuit Art Collection
Catalog Number 1991.001.016
Object Name Print, Stonecut
Description Tableau with seven (3 male, 2, female, 2 children) human figures and one dog and one bear. The three male figures are holding spears and the two female figures are standing near a sled which the children are riding on.
Group of hunters, left and center, running toward and looking at bear, upper right. Above is another scene of hunting with inscription.
Title Seeing a Bear
Date 1962
Year Range from 1962.0
Artist Talirunili, Joe
Medium Ink on Paper
Dimensions H-14.75 W-18.125 inches
Image size 14.750 x 18.125
Place of Origin Povungnituk
Search Terms Bear Hunting
Subjects Bear Hunting Survival
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category ART