Artist Inuit, Native American
Title
  • Man Stalking Walrus
Date between 1950 and 1955
Medium stone and ivory
Dimensions Overall (approx): 2 1/2 × 19 × 4 3/4 inches (6.4 × 48.3 × 12.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Charles W. Creaser and Miss Jessie Metcalf
Accession Number 59.191
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks Tag on bottom: 75 15
probably between 1953-1958, purchased by Charles William Creaser [ca. 1898-1965] and Hulda Ward Creaser [died ca. 1970] (Detroit, Michigan, USA) or Jessie Metcalf (active 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.