Black Walking Bear

by Mathewsie Kingwatsiak

Carved stone sculpture by Mathewsie Kingwatsiak, an Inuit artist from Cape Dorset, Nunavut. 

Bears are one of the most popular subjects within Inuit art. These creatures symbolise the Inuit’s link with both the natural and the spiritual world. The bear is considered to be a magical animal with supernatural powers.

Dimensions 3" x 4" x 6"