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U014.3.301
Artist / Maker : Hunt, Eugene
Title : Hummingbirds
Date (Execution) : 2001
Geographical Origin : Tsaxis (Fort Rupert); British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : Paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Circular composition with beige background, two red and black hummingbirds and ten magenta flowers attached to green vines.
Accession # : U014.3.301
Width (cm) : 47.50
Height (cm) : 48.00
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : "The humming bird is a joyful messenger to the creator. It brings good luck and love. It is known as 'q'ugumda' to the Kwakwaka'wakw people. This design was originally painted on a drum." - Eugene Hunt