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U014.3.508
Artist / Maker : Reece, Henry
Title : Eagle Dancer
Date (Execution) : 2002
Geographical Origin : Terrace, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Tsimshian
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : Paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Vertical composition of a totem pole design in black, teal and red on white background. Abstract design of bird and human forms.
Accession # : U014.3.508
Width (cm) : 40.00
Height (cm) : 76.50
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : "The Eagle is a family crest from Henry's father and grandmother. This design of a dancer dressed as an Eagle is inspired by the dances of the Tsimshian people. All that we see of the dancer is the face in the centre and the arm. The rest of the design depicts the headdress and the rest of the dance regalia." Statement provided by Vincent Rickard, Pacific Editions.