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U990.14.113
Artist / Maker : Newman, Victor
Title : Komokwa, Whale, Thunderbird
Date (Execution) : 1979
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 : Bold black ink depicts Komokwa a figure holding a whale and thunderbird on its head. The figure holds the tail and head in its hands with the bird peched on the whale's back. The three are shown stacked in a vertical manner.
Accession # : U990.14.113
Width (cm) : 43.00
Height (cm) : 56.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement :