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U998.7.52
Artist / Maker : Wilson, Joseph M.; Sxwaset
Title : Spahath
Date (Execution) : 1994/04/01
Geographical Origin : Duncan, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Coast Salish, Cowichan
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : White background. Black and red design of a bear.
Accession # : U998.7.52
Width (cm) : 51.00
Height (cm) : 38.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement : "The bear is the subject of numerous legends and is an important family crest. Joseph's rendition is reminiscent of classic Haida style, utilizing bold form lines and the traditional colours black and red." Statement provided by Vincent Rickard, Pacific Editions.