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Artist / Maker : Davidson, Robert ; Guud San Glans
Title : Before the Snag
Date (Execution) : 1997
Geographical Origin : Haida Gwaii, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Haida
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Medium / Material  : serigraph
Support / Technique : Paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : This serigraph print is in the colours dark red, red, and black on black paper, and shows Halibut and Raven, the two main characters in the well-known Haida legend of Raven Stealing from the Blind Halibut Fisherman. As punishment for stealing from the Fisherman, Raven loses his beak.
Accession # : U001.11.1017
Width (cm) : 75.60
Height (cm) : 105.70
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
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