Lords of the stone: An anthology of Eskimo sculpture

By: Alistair Macduff

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0920620353 151 pages. Author's flowing signature upon title page. "A poetic appreciation of the beauty of Inuit art in general and the illustrated works in particular... George Galpin has photographed (in colour) 82 pieces from 8 major Arctic communities, as well as Greenland and several smaller settlements. These works are a distillation of the many hundreds of pieces which have passed through the author's hands when he was director of the Gallery of the Arctic, in Victoria, British Columbia, and the represent the artist's achievements at the highest level. A book of lasting beauty, and a source of practical information, this work will delight anyone interested in the north and its people, as well as collectors of Inuit art, for many years to come." - from dust jacket. Gift greetings inside front board else clean and unmarked with very light wear. Two short closed tears to top edge of back panel of dust jacket which is now preserved in an archival-grade Brodart cover. Excellent copy.

Title: Lords of the stone: An anthology of Eskimo sculpture

Author Name: Alistair Macduff

Categories: Native Peoples, Canadiana, Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Canada, Whitecap Books: 1982

ISBN Number: 0920620353

ISBN Number 13: 9780920620359

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 854A2420

Keywords: Lords of the Stone: An Anthology of Eskimo Sculpture *SIGNED BY AUTHOR* Alistair MacDuff George M. Galpin,