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Collection Inuit Art Collection
Catalog Number 1991.001.079
Object Name Print, Stonecut and stencil
Description Center female figure (bust) with owl below. Brown, gold, and green.
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Woman's face fills center of symmetric compostion; she is surrounded by circle of broken lines; geometric and amorphic plant shapes surround circle; owl's head below.
Title The Owl and I
Date 1975
Year Range from 1975
Artist Ashevak, Kenojuak
Material Stonecut and stencil 19/50
Medium Stonecut and stencil 19/50
Dimensions H-24.125 W-33.5 inches
Place of Origin Cape Dorset
Subjects Owl
Woman
Female Inuit figure
Self-portrait (?)
Owl
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category ART