Uqitattu Juanisi Aqpaliea (1901-1983). <em>Seated Figure</em>, 1950-1980. Soapstone, 3 x 1 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. (7.6 x 3.2 x 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Hilda and Al Schein Collection, 2004.79.20. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2004.79.20.jpg)

Seated Figure

Artist:Uqitattu Juanisi AqpalieaInuit

Medium: Soapstone

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 3 x 1 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. (7.6 x 3.2 x 6.4 cm)


Accession Number: 2004.79.20

Image: CUR.2004.79.20.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Polished black stone seated figure sculpted in the round with knees bent wearing a parka, snow pants, and boots. Condition fair. Hood has surface pitting with tip broken off. Bottom engraved with 'E91364.' Eskimo art tag says artist is 'Akhalerok.'

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