From the four plate series “Arctic Spring”
Artist- Nori Peter (Nora IIona) 1935-2009
Approximately 10” in diameter.
Patience, is the first Art-Plate by Nori Peter in the four plate series, Arctic Spring
No 655 in an edition of 9500. Signed by the artist.This painting portrays two young Inuit girls ice fishing. One is holding the line while looking into the hole in the ice below. There is a Husky pup in the hood of her parka. The other girl is cleaning a fish with an ulu. They are both wearing traditional dress of the Inuit. The details to their manner of dress is impressive.
This plate is in very good condition. There are no chips, cracks, scratches or crazing. The colours remain solid throughout the piece. The plate is trimmed with gold on the rim.
There is a built in hanger on the back for easy wall display.