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Drawings by Enooesweetok of the Sikosilingmint Tribe of Eskimo, Fox Land, Baffin Island. INUIT ART - Enooesweetok.
Drawings by Enooesweetok of the Sikosilingmint Tribe of Eskimo, Fox Land, Baffin Island
Drawings by Enooesweetok of the Sikosilingmint Tribe of Eskimo, Fox Land, Baffin Island
Drawings by Enooesweetok of the Sikosilingmint Tribe of Eskimo, Fox Land, Baffin Island
Drawings by Enooesweetok of the Sikosilingmint Tribe of Eskimo, Fox Land, Baffin Island
Drawings by Enooesweetok of the Sikosilingmint Tribe of Eskimo, Fox Land, Baffin Island

Drawings by Enooesweetok of the Sikosilingmint Tribe of Eskimo, Fox Land, Baffin Island

New York: Rock Foundation, 2001. Small quarto. 21 facsimile reproductions of the original lithographs. With an accompanying Commentary volume edited by Edmund Carpenter.

Contents loose as issued within a folding paper folder, in publisher's box.

Facsimile edition of Flaherty's portfolio of Inuit drawings by Enooesweetok, originally done at the winter quarters of Sir William Mackenzie's expedition to Baffin's Bay: one of 200 copies.

The drawings for this work by a native Inuit named Enooesweetok, were collected by famed filmaker Robert J. Flaherty during Sir William Mackenzie's 1913-1914 expedition to Baffin's Bay and privately published by him on his return. OCLC cites but a single exant example of the first edition, located at the British Library. This facsimile edition was limited to 200 copies.

cf. Crandall, An Annotated Bibliography of Inuit Art 1274.

Item #38448

Price: $650.00

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