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U014.3.90
Artist / Maker : Cook, Rande ; K'alapa
Title : Frog
Date (Execution) : 2002
Geographical Origin : 'Yalis (Alert Bay); British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Kwakwaka'wakw, 'Namgis, Ma'amtagila, Mamalilikala
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Red, teal and gray frog against blue background in circular border; northwest Coast formline.
Accession # : U014.3.90
Width (cm) : 48.50
Height (cm) : 50.50
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : The frog has many supernatural abilities. They are a highly respected animal and are used as power sources by medicine people. Some ancestors received their croppers from supernatural frogs. In the Tuxwid ceremonial dances certain women will give birth to a frog as a symbol of her connection to this powerful animal. (Statement provided by Pacific Editions)