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U990.14.479
Artist / Maker : David, Joe
Title : Supernatural
Date (Execution) : 1978
Geographical Origin : Opitsaht, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Nuu-chah-nulth, Tla-o-qui-aht
Style / Period : Western Modern 1900-1950
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : Paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Two burgundy snakes emerging laterally from a central sun.
Accession # : U990.14.479
Width (cm) : 18.50
Height (cm) : 51.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement : "Supernatural entities Thunderbird and Lightening Snake were one and the same with the Sun. The Serpent and the Sun design represents the mythology that make up the West Coast People's spiritual belief." --J. David