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U011.81.3
Artist / Maker : Jackson, Robert B.; Nagwa
Title : Untitled (Whale Legend of Namasinget)
Date (Execution) : c. 1980
Geographical Origin :
Cultural Group : Gitxsan
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : graphite
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : design drawings
Visual Description : First Nations preliminary drawing of whale. Depiction of the Namasinget story, the legend of the Tsimshian husband rescuing his kidnapped wife. The inscription indicates that the right half of the drawing was to provide the source for a run of limited edition serigraphs.
Accession # : U011.81.3
Width (cm) : 48.00
Height (cm) : 61.00
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement :