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U014.3.400
Artist / Maker : Johnny, Maynard Jr.
Title : Swimming Whale
Date (Execution) : 2004
Geographical Origin : Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Penelakut, Coast Salish, Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Narrow horizontal composition with light blue background depicting two blue,black, red and white killer whales that merge together into one frontal face.
Accession # : U014.3.400
Width (cm) : 53.00
Height (cm) : 15.50
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : "The Killer Whale is respected in my culture for its commitment and dedicated to family. I relate to the whale in this way because of the dedication my mom made to raise me right; I'm trying to continue that dedication by raising my daughter."