Bear 65032

Artist: Tony Oqutaq
Region: Cape Dorset
Material: Serpentine
Dimensions:

Height: 7.5″
Width: 5″
Depth: 4″

The polar bear is the most important animal in Inuit belief. He reigns as king over the ice-floe. One legend states that the Inuk hopes to reincarnate into a bear in his next life. When his spirit finally becomes a bear, he is filled with such immense happiness that he starts dancing. 


About the artist Inquire about this artwork
Canadian Certified logo

By this artist

No Results...

Sorry, there were no results found with these search parameters. Please reset and try again.