Artist of the moment…….Abraham Etungat

Abraham Etungat was born in the Cape Dorset, Nunavet Territory, Canada in the year 1911. Abraham Etungat was an Inuit carver whose main theme was birds. The artist enjoyed designing unique looks and would sometimes carve the bird with their wings spread apart. His wife, daughter, and grandson were all artists.

Has a piece in the collection of the National Gallery of Canada.

price range information: Works range from $2,000 to $20,000.

Here we see a piece by Abraham Etungat which is translated to mean the bird of spring:

Abraham Etungat passed away in 1999.


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