James Houston (Canadian, 1921-2005)
East Baffin Island NWT
Titled, dated, and signed "August 1990. J Houston" l.r.
Pastel on paper, 9 1/2 x 9 1/2 in., framed and matted.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.
Note: James Houston, a writer and artist, was largely responsible for introducing Inuit art to museums and collectors worldwide. He was also a leading designer for Steuben Glass and is best known for such works as Trout and Fly, Arctic Fisherman, Ice Bear, and Excalibur.
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