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U014.3.397
Artist / Maker : Johnny, Maynard Jr.
Title : Ravens
Date (Execution) : 2003
Geographical Origin : Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Penelakut, Coast Salish, Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Narrow horizontal composition of mirrored image of two ravens facing opposite directions of each other. Circular object between the two in the centre of the composition. Black, blue, red and white colour scheme.
Accession # : U014.3.397
Width (cm) : 55.50
Height (cm) : 15.00
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : "This design consists of two Ravens with the Moon between them. The Raven is often thought of as a Trickster, always causing trouble. The Raven also has the ability to shape shift into other animals to carry out his trickery.