This sculpture, of a Bear Shaman, was crafted by the hands of Nuveeya Ipeelie around 1988, and is a beautiful example of the skill and creativity of the late artist. Featuring a thick mustache and a very stylized bear’s head, this piece is makes quite the statement!
Title: Bear Shaman c.1988
Artist: Nuveeya Ipeelie (1920 - 2010)
Community: Iqaluit, Nunavut
Size: 10.75" tall
Materials: Serpentine, antler
$ 129.00 - This item has been sold.
Bear by Tony Oqutaq of Cape Dorset, Nunavut 6" tall
$ 160.00 - This item has been sold.
"Bear Crawling on Ice" by Markoosie Papigatok of Cape Dorset (Kingait), Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada Serpentine 4.5" long
Bear/Bear/Seal Compostion by Jordan Kelly of Kingait, Baffin Island, Canada A statuesque display of Arctic wildlife carved from one piece of Serpentine rock. 18" tall; 2 3/4" X 4 1/2"