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The Swinton collection of Inuit art

Winnipeg Art Gallery.

The Swinton collection of Inuit art

Winnipeg Art Gallery, September 13-November 8, 1987

by Winnipeg Art Gallery.

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Published by The Gallery in Winnipeg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swinton, George, -- 1917- -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
  • Winnipeg Art Gallery -- Exhibitions.,
  • Inuit sculpture -- Nortwest Territories -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art -- Private collections -- Manitoba -- Winnipeg -- Exhibitions.,
  • Inuit art -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[text by] Darlene Wight.
    GenreExhibitions., Exhibitions
    ContributionsWight, Darlene.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99E7 W767
    The Physical Object
    Pagination120 p. :
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18194074M
    ISBN 100889151393

    The Winnipeg Art Gallery presented The Swinton Collection of Inuit Art in , which reflected his personal taste in Inuit art and affection for the Inuit people of the North and gave viewers a privileged look at an individual’s private passion for collecting. In , he gave sculptures to the Winnipeg Art Gallery and works to the. References: for other fine spirit sculptures by this artist see Bernadette Driscoll, Baffin Island (Winnipeg Art Gallery, ) cat. 57, or Darlene Wight, The Swinton Collection of Inuit Art (Winnipeg Art Gallery, ) cat. ; Maria von Finckenstein ed., Celebrating Inuit Art (Canadian Museum of Civilization, ) p. ; George Seller Rating: % positive.

    Add Dog With Kamiks by Ningeokuluk Teevee to your Canadian art collection. This piece of Inuit art is from the Cape Dorset prints collection. We sell carvings, prints and original drawings from Canada's longest running printmaking studio - Kinngait Studios, in Cape Dorset, Nunavut pins. Inuit Art & Eskimo Art Gallery. Finest selection of Inuit soapstone carvings from Cape Dorset, Sanikiluaq, Iqaluit, Igloolik, Kimmirut. Dancing bears by Nuna Parr, loons by Jimmy Iqaluq, owls by Pits Qimirpiq, soapstone inukshuk sculptures. Holder of the Igloo Tag of Authenticity License #

    Inuit--sometimes referred to as Eskimo--art is the primary art form of Canada and has a large international following, particularly in the United States, Japan, and Germany. Despite its popularity, the complete history of Inuit art has never been presented. This is the first chronological synthesis of Inuit art, following its development from prehistory, through early American and European 1/5(1). A great collection of Inuit Art, Sculpture and Artifacts. jdlistening-to-music-by-pits-qimirpiq Listening to Music.


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I could not read the text (not my style), but the photos and selection of the pieces are really something. When I lived in Canada, there were lots of largish /5(1). “Sculpture of the Eskimo” By George Swinton.

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