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U014.3.402
Artist / Maker : Johnny, Maynard Jr.
Title : Many More Moons Ago
Date (Execution) : 2004
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 vertical composition with six phases of the moon stacked, one on top of another, in grey, white and black colour scheme.
Accession # : U014.3.402
Width (cm) : 20.00
Height (cm) : 53.50
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : "This print represents the different phases of the moon. The stages of the moon played an important roll in the Salish world. Besides its role in the harvesting of food, the moon played a roll in ceremonies and stories of the Salish people." Statement provided by Vincent Rickard, Pacific Editions.