Little Woman

Jessie Oonark

BIRTH YEAR 1906
BIRTH PLACE Baker Lake, Northwest Territories
DEATH YEAR 1985
DEATH PLACE Baker Lake, Northwest Territories
MEDIUM Stonecut print on paper
DATE 1983
DIMENSIONS 44.5cm x 50.8cm
ACCESSION NUMBER 2018.10.02
CREDIT LINE Collection of the Ottawa Art Gallery: gift of the Sauvé Family, 2018
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
A graphic, flat representation of a woman's face and arms printed on a white background. The woman bears facial tattoos and her arms and neck are covered in line patterns. Both arms are raised and in each hand she is holding a small object. She is wearing a blue garnment with a black fringe. The image is printed in blue, black, red and green.

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