Pitaloosie Saila

Inuit (1942 - 2021)

Pitaloosie Saila was an Inuit artist.
Based on ArtValue.ca records, Pitaloosie Saila's estimated art value is C$8,000 (*)

Pitaloosie Saila's work could be available for sale at public auction with prices in the range of C$5,000 - C$10,000, or even much higher.

From ArtValue.ca records, the highest price paid at auction for a stonecut work attributed to Pitaloosie Saila (1942-2021) was C$8,400 - paid for "Woman & Snow Bird" at Waddington's in Toronto on Mon, May 27, 2019.
ArtValue.ca has 272 auction art sale records for their stonecut results, with prices in the range of C$5,000 to C$10,000.

Waddington's Auction House Biography and Notes

This is arguably Pitaloosie’s most important work. She has been a constant participant in the annual Cape Dorset print collections since 1968. Her and her (now deceased) husband Pauta Saila were somewhat of an Inuit art power couple, considering their immense contribution to Canadian art.

(*) Value is calculated as an average of the top stonecut sale records from ArtValue.ca database.
This information is not intended to substitute professional advice.
To estimate the value of a specific artwork created by Pitaloosie Saila, follow some of the advice from our Valuating art page, or contact an art specialist if our automated estimate value is greater than C$2,500.