Artist Pitaloosie Saila
Title Shamans Dance #38/50
Media colour stonecut on paper
Size 14 x 16.25 in. / 35.6 x 41.3 cm.
Frame Size 24.5 x 28.75 x 1.25 in.
Sold $425 Estimate $600 - $800
signed, titled, dated, numbered and inscribed 'Dorset' along bottom; Cape Dorset chop lower right; framed with archival mat; some yellowing lower left noted
private collection, Calgary
Pitaloosie Saila ~ [b.1942] Inuit
see biography in Biographies of Inuit Artists, Vol.2, by Canadian Arctic Producers; Arts of the Eskimo: Prints, by P.Furneaux, Signum Press, 1974; listed on www.katilvik.com disc #E7-1006; Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website;