Artist Johnasee, Native American
Title
  • Man Pulling Seal
Date between 1950 and 1955
Medium stone and leather
Dimensions Overall: 4 3/4 × 13 3/8 × 7 5/8 inches (12.1 × 34 × 19.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Charles W. Creaser and Miss Jessie Metcalf
Accession Number 59.189
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Signed Signed, scratched on bottom: JOHNASEE
Marks Tags attached to bottom: London 1956 | 36.00 | 60
probably (Canadian Handicrafts Guild, London, Ontario, Canada);
1956, purchased by Charles William Creaser [ca. 1898-1965] and Hulda Ward Creaser [died ca. 1970] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1959-present, gift of Dr. and Mrs. Charles W. Creaser and Jessie Metcalf to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Peck, William. "Eskimo Art." Bulletin of the DIA 41, no. 1 (1961): 12-13.