Dancing Bear - S5313

Dancing Bear - S5313 from Aboriginart Galleries

By: Aboriginart Galleries  15-02-2013
Keywords: Sculpture, Native Art, Aboriginal Art

Price: C$2,550 Subject Medium: Serpentine stone carving Dated: 2005 - Signed Artist: Nuna, Taqialuq Community: Cape Dorset Size: inches/cm 12.5" x 11" x 5" 31.8 cm x 27.9 cm x 12.7 cm Description: Bears: hunting, diving, dancing and swimming, are an integral part of the arctic landscape and are intricately woven into the lives and lore of the Inuit people. There doesn't exist a type of stone that doesn't invite the artist to coax a bear from it and Taqialiq has done so here. The gorgeous, mottled serpentine infuses and decorates this dancer with rhythm and joy.

Keywords: Aboriginal Art, Eskimo Art, Eskimo Sculpture, Native Art, Sculpture

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