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Collection Herbert Frisby Collection
Object Name Print
Other Name Stone Block Print
Catalog Number 1979.1.1145
Accession Number 1979.1
Description Folded piece of heavy cream paper. On front, stone block print of an Eskimo/Inuit holding a baby in arms. Print is green and orange. Eskimo is wearing a hat, heavy parka and pants, with knee-high boots. At bottom left, written in blue ink "Stone Block Print | Frobisher Bay". At bottom right "By Elyisapee (Eskimo) | 1963".

On back at bottom center, has small white sticker with ornate top and bottom border. Printed in center in black "ARCTIC COLLECTION | HERBERT M. FRISBY | BALTIMORE, MARYLAND".

Inside is blank. Inside is blank. Measures 7 3/4" x 6 7/8" when flat.

From Herbert Frisby's Scrapbook. Page #57. Removed to be rehoused.
Artist Elyisapee
People Elisapee
Subjects Art
Babies
Block prints
Eskimos
Inuits
Mothers
Mothers & children
Parkas
Prints