1927 Print Kent Peninsula Canada Eskimo Fisherman Fishing Cod Dead Fish TRV1

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This is an original 1927 halftone print of the an Eskimo fisherman of Kent Peninsula in Nunavut's northern Canadian Arctic in Canada; showing the circle of dead fish. This fisherman "believes that cod have immortal souls so he surrounds himself with his catch and thinks that he is therefore in the midst of a shoal of fish".

CONDITION

This 84+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 4.5 inches; 15 x 11 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: superstition

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