MATHEW AQIGAAQ (1940-2010), ᒪᑐ ᐊᑭᒐ, BAKER LAKE / QAMANI’TUAQ
stone, signed in syllabics
10.25 x 14.5 x 5 in — 26 x 36.8 x 12.7 cm
"Balanced between two worlds, the angakoq looks to the future and the past. He sees the worlds of reality and imagination with an outer and inner vision"
Harold Seidelman & James Turner, The Inuit Imagination Arctic Myth and Sculpture, 1994, page 19, image 3 for a closely related work