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U014.3.12
Artist / Maker : Alfred, Eugene
Title : Raven Brings Salmon
Date (Execution) : 2002
Geographical Origin : Yukon Territory; British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Northern Tutchone, Selkirk, Tlingit
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Black and red image with raven and salmon. Red dots spilling from the ravens mouth.
Accession # : U014.3.12
Width (cm) : 36.00
Height (cm) : 45.00
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : This is the story of how Raven dragged salmon eggs into a river, bringing salmon to the people. Of the many Raven stories, the story of creation is central. In this print, the sun in the upper left has been released by Raven. Very soon after this important event Raven dropped salmon eggs into the rivers to bring salmon to the people. (statement provided by Pacific Editions)