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Painting

Object TitleGreenland Eskimo Woman Skinning a Pelt
Object Number:52-7-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Anglo
Provenience: North America
Greenland
Culture Area: Arctic Culture Area
Maker: Rockwell Kent
Date Made: 1882-1952
Early Date: 1882
Late Date: 1952
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Canvas
Oil Paint
Iconography:Eskimo
Woman
Height: 48 cm
Width: 56 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Carl Zigrosser, 1952
Other Number:1952.0003 - Other Number

Description

Rockwell Kent "Greenland Eskimo Woman Skinning a Pelt", bending over skin, scraping it with ulu, wearing hooldess jacket, short trousers and mid-thigh boots. Early Painting - shades of blue and terracotta. Frame painted white.

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