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U990.14.47
Artist / Maker : Hunt, Tony Sr.
Title : Split Hok'hok'
Date (Execution) : 1975
Geographical Origin : 'Yalis (Alert Bay); British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Split Hok Hok appears to be a two headed bird split down the middle with symmetrical sides. The print is done in black with elaborate designs consisting of several feathers and faces within the body. The beaks and heads of the bird have several extensions that swirl in a circular motion.
Accession # : U990.14.47
Width (cm) : 58.50
Height (cm) : 44.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement :