Author: Bodil Kaalund
Year Published: 1979
No. of pages: 224
Illustrations: 212 Color Illustrations. 188 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 12”x 9”
Book on the folk art and anthropology of Greenland. Very detailed book on the Eskimo people. It shows many aspects of their lives: transportation methods, tools, arts and crafts, clothing , interaction with the environment and the animals, and many other topics. Contemporary as well as traditional arts in this survey in the Greenlandic language of this Arctic people includes fine illustrations in black and white and color of wood and bone/ivory carvings, leather work and stone carvings in addition to textiles and more.