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U990.14.154
Artist / Maker : Hunt, Richard ; Gwe-la-yo-gwe-la-gya
Title : Kwa-Gulth Halibut
Date (Execution) : 1985
Geographical Origin : Fort Rupert, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Western Modern 1900-1950
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : Paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Red, black and yellow design of a halibut with four fins at top and bottom of body and two eyes on one side.
Accession # : U990.14.154
Width (cm) : 50.70
Height (cm) : 37.70
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement : This print was inspired by a Halibut design carved by Mungo Martin on the totem pole at Windsor Park, England. Richard and Tim Paul recently repainted this pole. (Statement provided by Open Pacific Graphics)