Fish, between 1950 and 1955

  • Inuit, Native American

Stone

  • Overall: 2 1/4 × 5 1/4 × 2 inches (5.7 × 13.3 × 5.1 cm)

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Charles W. Creaser and Miss Jessie Metcalf

59.231

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Inuit
  • Carving
  • Stone
  • Figurine
  • Inukjuak
  • Fish

1958, purchased by Charles William Creaser [ca. 1898-1965] and Hulda Ward Creaser [died ca. 1970] (Detroit, Michigan, USA) or Jessie Metcalf (active Detroit, Michigan, USA) in Kingston, Ontario, Canada

1959-present, gift of Dr. and Mrs. Charles W. Creaser and Jessie Metcalf to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Peck, William. "Eskimo Art." Bulletin of the DIA 41, no. 1 (1961): 12-13. La Fédération des Coopératives du Nouveau Québec. The Inuit Artists of Inoucdjouac. Québec, 1978, p. 82.

Inuit, Native American, Fish, between 1950 and 1955, stone. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Charles W. Creaser and Miss Jessie Metcalf, 59.231.