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U001.11.111
Artist / Maker : Davidson, Robert ; Guud San Glans
Title : The Happy Blowhole (Bronze casting of the yellow cedar carving entitled The Happy Blowhole 1992 in the Vancouver Art Gallery collection)
Date (Execution) : 1992
Geographical Origin : Haida Gwaii, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Haida
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Bronze
Support / Technique : cast
Object Type : casts (sculpture)
Visual Description : The main form is Killer Whale with a Human face in the blowhole of the Killer Whale. Concept of transformation (Haida belief) with drowned Haida becoming Killer Whale.
Accession # : U001.11.111
Width (cm) : 36.20
Height (cm) : 36.20
Depth (cm) : 17.70
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :