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Artist / Maker : Beaver, Rick
Title : Companions of Dusk
Date (Execution) : June 1990
Geographical Origin : Rice Lake, Ontario, Canada
Cultural Group : Anishnaabe (Ojibwe), Mississauga
Style / Period : Western Modern 1900-1950
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Image of two herons at dusk looking up towards the moon (upper right corner). Purple and gray background.
Accession # : U990.14.1100
Width (cm) : 50.00
Height (cm) : 64.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement : The falling of the twilight hours near water is invariably marked by the silent arrival of Great Blue Herons. Expert hunters of minnow and frog, they deliberately weave in and out of the colours and shadows of dusk, their companion. (Statement provided by Sweetgrass Studios)