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Eelee Shuvigar

Settlement: Frobisher Bay / Iqaluit

(1904-1977) — E7-939

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Exhibitions

ART ESKIMO

Galerie de France


Canadian Sculptors of the Arctic

National Gallery of Canada


Contemporary Canadian Eskimo Art

Gimpel Fils


Eskimo Art

National Gallery of Canada


Eskimo Carvings: Coronation Exhibition

Gimpel Fils


Eskimo Sculpture

arranged by the Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources, and the National Gallery of Canada


Looking South

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Sculpture/Inuit: Masterworks of the Canadian Arctic

Canadian Eskimo Arts Council


The Swinton Collection of Inuit Art

Winnipeg Art Gallery


Uumajut: Animal Imagery in Inuit Art

Winnipeg Art Gallery

Public Collections

Canadian Guild of Crafts Quebec

Montreal


Metropolitan Museum of Art

New York City


Winnipeg Art Gallery

Winnipeg

Publications

MARIE KUUNNUAQ (1933-1990)

Author: Cutler, Lori A.
Publication: In North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century: A Biographical Dictionary/ Garland (1995)


INUIT ART

A History of Government Involvement

Author: Goetz, Helga
Publication: IN THE SHADOW OF THE SUN: Perspectives on Contemporary Native Art, pp. 357-382 (1993)


ARTISTS' SUPPLEMENT

Author: Inuit Art Quarterly
Publication: Nepean, Ont.: Inuit Art Quarterly (1990)


MCMICHAEL MARKS 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF INUIT PRINTMAKING WITH MAJOR RETROSPECTIVE EXHIBITION:

Cape Dorset Printmaking 1959 - 1989

Author: McMichael Canadian Collection
Publication: Kleinburg: McMichael Canadian Collection (1989)


CAPE DORSET ANNUAL GRAPHICS COLLECTION 1988

Author: West Baffin Eskimo Cooperative
Publication: Toronto: Dorset Fine Arts (1988)


GIDEON QAUQYUAC [SIC]

Author: Inuit Galerie
Publication: Mannheim, F.D.R.: Inuit Galerie (1988)


PAULATUK

Mythology in Stone and Photographs. David Ruben Piqtoukun and Tom Skudra

Author: Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre
Publication: Yellowknife, N.W.T.: Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre (1987)


TRANSCRIPT OF THE INTERVIEW WITH THOMAS UGJUK

Interviewed by David Zimmerly in March 1985 in Rankin Inlet, N.W.T.

Author: CEAC [Canadian Eskimo Arts Council]
Publication: Ottawa: Canadian Eskimo Arts Council in collabora-tion with the Inuit Art Section, INAC, and the National Film Board of Canada. (1985)


GARDONS FERMEMENT NOS TRADITIONS

Oeuvres tirees de la collection d'art inuit de la famille Klamer

Author: Blodgett, Jean
Publication: Toronto: Musee des beaux-arts de l'Ontario/Art Gallery of Ontario (1983)


AN ENDURING TRADITION II

Inuit Carving from the Northwest Territories

Author: Inuit Gallery of Vancouver
Publication: Vancouver: The Inuit Gallery of Vancouver (1983)


PANGNIRTUNG

Recent Sculpture

Author: Canadian Arctic Producers
Publication: Ottawa: Canadian Arctic Producers Cooperative Limited. (1981)


SEEPEE IPELLIE

Recent Sculpture

Author: Ipeelee, Seepee
Publication: Ottawa: Canadian Arctic Producers Cooperative Limited. (1981)


SHELL SAVINGS PROGRAM 1980 ANNUAL REPORT

Shell Canada Pension Trust 19808 Annual Report

Author: Shell Canada
Publication: Toronto: Shell Canada (1981)


MARIE KUUNNUAQ

Recent Sculpture

Author: Canadian Arctic Producers
Publication: Ottawa: Canadian Arctic Producers Cooperative Limited. (1980)


WHALE BONE CARVINGS AND INUIT PRINTS.

Author: Memorial University of Newfoundland. Art Gallery
Publication: St. John's: Memorial University of Newfoundland. Art Gallery. (1980)


DAVIE ATCHEALAK

Sculpture

Author: Canadian Arctic Producers
Publication: Ottawa: Canadian Arctic Producers Cooperative Limited. (1980)


MARK UQAYUITTAQ

Sculpture and Drawings

Author: Uqayuittuq, Mark
Publication: Ottawa: Canadian Arctic Producers Cooperative Limited. (1980)


CLYDE RIVER

Sculpture

Author: Canadian Arctic Producers
Publication: Ottawa: Canadian Arctic Producers Cooperative Limited. (1980)


ROBERT FLAHERTY, PHOTOGRAPHER/FILMMAKER.

The Inuit, 1910-1922

Author: Vancouver Art Galllery
Publication: Vancouver: The Vancouver Art Gallery (1979)


[INTERVIEW WITH KUMWARTUQ (KOOMWARTOK) ASHOONA]

Conducted by Marion Jackson, translated by Mukshowya Niviaqsi in Cape Dorset.

Author: Ashoona, Koomwartok, 1933-1984
Publication: Ottawa; Inuit Art Section, Indian and Northern Affairs Canada. (1979)


THE CONTEMPORARY ESKIMO PRINTS AND SCULPTURE

Author: Goetz, Helga
Publication: Fort Worth: Amon Carter Museum of Western Art. (1977)


THE INUIT ARTISTS OF SUGLUK, P.Q.

Author: Roberts, A. Barry
Publication: Montreal: La Federation des Co-operatives du Noveau Quebec with the co-operation of the Department of Indian and Northern Affairs (1976)


A COLLECTOR'S POINT OF VIEW.

Author: Harris, James
Publication: New York, N.Y. : ARTS AND CULTURE OF THE NORTH 1(1):2, November. (1976)


ARTS OF THE ESKIMO: PRINTS

/Ed. by Ernst Roch. Texts by Patrick Furneaux and Leo Rosshandler

Author:
Publication: Montreal: Signum Press in association with Oxford University Press, Toronto. (1974)


ESKIMO CARVINGS AND PRINTS FROM THE COLLECTION OF YORK UNIVERSITY.

Author: York University. Art Gallery
Publication: Toronto, Ont., Art Gallery of York University, (1971)

Artwork

Title Last Sold At Auction
MINIATURE KULLIQ 2019-09 (September 2019)
SEATED HUNTER 2013-07 (July 2013)
SEATED MAN WITH CHILD 2009-04 (April 2009)

Recent Auction Results

MINIATURE KULLIQ
Estimate: 200 — 400
Sold: Sep 2019 — Sold For: $144
SEATED HUNTER
Estimate: 250 — 450
Sold: Jul 2013 — Sold For: $300
SEATED MAN WITH CHILD
Estimate: 3,000 — 5,000
Sold: Apr 2009 — Sold For: $5,100