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U014.3.143
Artist / Maker : Dick, Francis
Title : Connection
Date (Execution) : 1998
Geographical Origin : Gwayi (Kingcome Inlet); British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk), Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : First Nations formline technique. Female body with animal design within it in blues and greens. The figure is holding a purple and yellow moon/sun.
Accession # : U014.3.143
Width (cm) : 38.00
Height (cm) : 53.50
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : "This woman represents sensuality in women. The moon she embraces is symbolic of ancientness, the power and energy of women. The wolf inside her boy is Kawadelekala, the first wolf of Kingcome Inlet, from which my family descends. The entirety of this painting (and print) celebrates connectedness and how I perceive all things to be connected." -- Francis Dick