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Artist / Maker : Hunt, Ross Sr.
Title : Kwaguith Herons Mother and Child
Date (Execution) : 1999
Geographical Origin : Tsaxis (Fort Rupert); British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Kwagu'ł, Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : Paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Two birds (herons) standing and facing each other. The bird on the left has its wings up, the one on the right has its wings down. Green, red, black and white colour scheme.
Accession # : U014.3.348
Width (cm) : 46.00
Height (cm) : 55.00
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : "In the bay in front of our village of Fort Rupert there is a variety of birds, sea life and some animals. All of my designs are inspired by looking out our kitchen window. Through ones life we spend it learning from our parents and elders. So too do the birds, animals and sea creatures. Our parents always said 'You learn 'til the day you die.'" - Ross Hunt. Sr.