Henry Napartuk

Inuit (1932 - 1985)

Henry Napartuk was an Inuit artist.
Based on ArtValue.ca records, Henry Napartuk's estimated art value is C$700 (*)

Henry Napartuk's work could be available for sale at public auction with prices in the range of C$250 - C$1,000, or even much higher.

From ArtValue.ca records, the highest price paid at auction for a stone sculpture work attributed to Henry Napartuk (1932-1985) was C$944 - paid for "Whale Spirit" at Walker's in Ottawa on Sat, Nov 15, 2014.
ArtValue.ca has 64 auction art sale records for their stone sculpture results, with prices in the range of C$250 to C$1,000.

Saskatchewan NAC Auction House Biography and Notes

Henry Napartuk was known as an imaginative and versatile artist. His sculpture often combined animal and human forms. He began printmaking around 1972. A bachelor, Henry lived alone in a house close to the print shop in Kuujjuaraapik. Henry's father, Josie Napartuk (1901-1980), was also a well-known sculptor.

(*) Value is calculated as an average of the top stone sculpture sale records from ArtValue.ca database.
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