Object Record

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Collection Inuit Art Collection
Catalog Number 1991.001.006
Object Name Print, Sealskin stencil
Description Two black figures of men in silhouette wearing parkas shaking hands. Three birds with red heads in space between figure's heads.

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Two men facing each other, in silhouette and profiled; arms outstretched, hands meeting. Between their heads is a bird with three heads, all facing different directions.
Title Men Meeting
Date 1960
Year Range from 1960
Artist Petaulassie, Sheouak
Medium Ink on Paper
Dimensions H-16 W-12.5 inches
Image size 16 x 12.5
Place of Origin Cape Dorset - Baffin Island
Search Terms Men
Parka
Handshake
Birds
Geese
Black and White
Silhouette
Nomadic
Subjects Men
Parka
Handshake
Birds
Geese
Black and White
Silhouette
Nomadic
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category ART
Credit line From the collection of the Dennos Museum Center