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U990.14.690
Artist / Maker : Greene, Stan
Title : Double Headed Eagle
Date (Execution) : 1986
Geographical Origin : British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Coast Salish, Semiahmoo
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : A circular figure with two eagle beaks on either side of its head. Two fish are below its head. Print is done in orange.
Accession # : U990.14.690
Width (cm) : 37.50
Height (cm) : 32.40
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement : "The double headed eagle is one of my family's crests representing not only a fisherman but also a hunter; a man with great ability. The picture shows the transformation between animal and man showing the carrier as the Double Headed Eagle with the Salmon design on top of the wings." - S.G.