We accept consignments of classic Inuit (Eskimo) sculptures, prints, drawings and textile arts, as well as fine First Nations (Indian) art, year-round. We offer free verbal appraisals of individual works and complete collections.

For a consultation or to book a consignment appointment please contact Ingo Hessel at 613-818-2100 or ingo@walkersauctions.com

We are seeking classic Inuit works of art from the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and 1980s. These are just some of the artists whose works we are looking for:

Akeeaktashuk

Latcholassie Akesuk

Davidialuk Alasua Amittu

Luke Anguhadluq

Mathew Aqigaaq (Akeeah)

Barnabus Arnasungaaq

Karoo Ashevak

Kenojuak Ashevak

Kiugak (Kiawak) Ashoona

Qaqaq (Kaka) Ashoona

Ennutsiak

Henry Evaluardjuk

Abraham Etungat

Luke Iksiktaaryuk

Johnny Inukpuk

Osuitok Ipeelee

John Kavik

Kiakshuk

Andy Miki

Niviaqsi (Niviaksiak)

Josiah Nuilaalik

Elizabeth Nutaraaluk

Jessie Oonark

John Pangnark

Parr

Pootoogook

Pudlo Pudlat

Lucy Qinnuayuak

Miriam Qiyuk

Pauta Saila

Peter Sevoga

Nick Sikkuark

Joe Talirunili

Lucy Tasseor

George Tatanniq (Tattener)

John Tiktak

Tudlik

Marion Tuu’luq

Charlie Ugyuk

Judas Ullulaq

JOHNNY INUKPUK RCA  (1911-2007),

Mother with Two Children Making a Boot,

early-mid 1960s
PRICE REALIZED: $88,500

JESSIE OONARK OC RCA, (1906-1985), Untitled (Young Woman, Ulus, Birds and Figures), c. 1975

PRICE REALIZED: $88,500

JOE TALIRUNILI, (1893-1976), Migration Boat, late c. 1965-66

PRICE REALIZED: $259,600

 Felt wall Hanging, Untitled (Young Woman, Ulus, Birds and Figures) by Jessie Oonark, Inuit artist from Baker Lake
Stone sculpture, Migration Boat, by Joe Talirunili, Inuit artist from Puvirnituq
Stone sculpture, Mother with two Children Making a Boot, by Johnny Inukpuk, Inuit artist from Inukjuak

and many anonymous early masters. Also Inupiaq & Yup’ik and prehistoric works from Alaska, and Inuit works from Greenland.

CONSIGNING TO WALKER’S

Whale bone sculpture, Shaman Removing a Spirit, by Karoo Ashevak, Inuit artist from Taloyoak
Stone sculpture, Caribou, by Osuitok Ipeelee, Inuit artist from Cape Dorset
Drawing by Jessie Oonark, Untitled(Composition: Fantasy Sleds and Bird-human), Inuit artist from Baker Lake

OSUITOK IPEELEE RCA, (1923-2005), Caribou, late 1980s

PRICE REALIZED: $67,850

KAROO ASHEVAK, (1940-1974), Shaman Removing a Spirit, c. 1971-72

PRICE REALIZED: $70,800

JESSIE OONARK OC RCA, (1906-1985), Untitled (Composition: Fantasy Sleds and Bird-Human), c. 1970

PRICE REALIZED: $35,400

 

Stencil print, Rabbit Eating Seaweed,  by Karoo Ashevak, Inuit artist from Cape Dorset

KENOJUAK ASHEVAK CC RCA, (1927-2013), Rabbit Eating Seaweed, 1959

PRICE REALIZED: $59,000

Stone sculpture, Two Figures, by John Tiktak, Inuit artist from Rankin Inlet
Stone sculpture, Animal, by Andy Miki, Inuit artist from Arviat

ANDY MIKI, (1918-1983), Animal, c. 1965-67

PRICE REALIZED: $35,400

JOHN TIKTAK RCA, (1916-1981), Two Figures, c. 1965-66

PRICE REALIZED: $94,400

FIRST NATIONS

We are also looking for fine classic 19th and 20th century examples of First Nations art: Woodlands paintings, Northwest Coast masks, argillite, totem poles, rattles, blankets and works from across North America:

Benjamin Chee Chee

Robert Davidson

Charles Edenshaw

Norval Morrisseau

Daphne Odjig

Haida

Kwakwaka'wakw

Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)

Salish

Tlingit

Tsimshian

NORVAL MORRISSEAU CM,

ANISHNAABE, Shaman Fighting

Watersnake, c. mid 1960s

PRICE REALIZED: $69,620

UNIDENTIFIED ARTIST, TLINGIT, Chilkat Blanket,
c. l1880
PRICE REALIZED: $32,450

UNIDENTIFIED ARTIST, HAIDA, Ceremonial Pipe, c. 1830-1850
PRICE REALIZED: $7,080

UNIDENTIFIED ARTIST, HAIDA,
Sea Captain Figure, c.1840-1860

PRICE REALIZED: $188,800

Argillite Ceremonial Pipe by Unidentified Haida Artist
Acrylic painting, Shaman Fighting Water Snake, by Norval Morrisseau, Anishnaabe artist
Argillite sculpture, Sea Captain Figure, by Unidentified Haida Artist
Argillite Ship Panel Pipe by Unidentified Haida Artist
Wool Chilkat Blanket by Unidentified Tlingit artist

 

UNIDENTIFIED ARTIST, HAIDA, Ship Panel Pipe, c.1840-1860

PRICE REALIZED: $59,000

INUIT

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