Parka

Parka

1950
Culture
St. Lawrence Island Yupik
Locale
Savoonga, AK St. Lawrence Island
Country
United States
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Crested Auklet feathers, walrus intestine, leather, bearded seal fur, and baby walrus fur trim
Museum Exchange with Denver Museum of Natural History
1956.156

Inupiaq artist, Parka, 1950. Crested Auklet feathers, intestine, walrus, leather, and fur; 49 x 60 in. Denver Art Museum: Museum Exchange with Denver Museum of Natural History, 1956.156

Dimensions
height: 49 in, 124.4600 cm; width: 60 in, 152.4000 cm
Department
Native Arts
Collection
Indigenous Arts of North America
Known Provenance
Denver Museum of Nature and Science before 1956; exchanged 1956 by Denver Museum of Nature and Science to Denver Art Museum
Exhibition History
  • “Stampede: Animals in Art” — Denver Art Museum, 9/10/2017

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