Parka

1950

Object

Object Info

Object: parka
Currently on view
Object ID: 1956.156

Medium/Technique

Crested Auklet feathers, intestine, walrus, leather, and fur

Credit

Museum Exchange with Denver Museum of Natural History

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Dimensions

height: 49 in, 124.4600 cm; width: 60 in, 152.4000 cm

Department

Native Arts

Collection

Native Arts-American Indian

Known Provenance

Denver Museum of Nature and Science before 1956; exchanged 1956 by Denver Museum of Nature and Science to Denver Art Museum

Caption

Inupiaq artist, Parka, 1950. Crested Auklet feathers, intestine, walrus, leather, and fur; 49 x 60 in. Denver Art Museum: Museum Exchange with Denver Museum of Natural History, 1956.156

Exhibition History

  • “Stampede: Animals in Art” — Denver Art Museum, 9/10/2017