A caribou transformation mask by one of Canada's top artists. The lips are sealed because sometimes we speak too much when it is better to be silent. A majestic composition carved from a stunning piece of green Brazilian soapstone with ochre and black hues. Inlaid eyes, caribou antler and separate base complete the sculpture. Mask and antler: 22" h x 10 1/2 w x 3 1/2 d"; total dimensions with base: 28" x 10 1/2" x 6"
Natar Ungalaak played the lead role in the movie "Atanarjuat: Fast Runner". This sculpture is carved from basalt, with a hairpiece made from muskox fur. This beautifully detailed, dynamic composition shows the tension in the mans body as he carries his precious seal. 10 1/2" H x 6 1/2" x 6 1/2"