LEVI QUMALUK (1919-1997) PUVIRNITUQ (POVUNGNITUK) Hunter with Seal, early-mid 1960s stone, 8 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 3 1/2 in (21 x 16.5 x 8.9 cm)
inscribed with disc number, "E9843".
ESTIMATE: $800 — $1,200
New Price: $600
Levi Qumaluk, brother of the famous Joe Talirunili, was himself one of Nunavik’s most highly respected artists, known for his prints as well as his sculptures. His work has been shown in scores of exhibitions and is held in more than two dozen public collections including the Canadian Museum of History, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, the Winnipeg Art Gallery, and the National Gallery of Canada.