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U990.14.74
Artist / Maker : Hunt, Tony Sr.
Title : Octopus, Bookwus and Sculpin
Date (Execution) : 1983
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 : First Nations formline design in coloured red, olive green, black and yellow. Scene is of a central kneeling figure holding shells in his hands, one up to his mouth. The figure is facing a sculpin while an octopus with extended arms is behind the figure.
Accession # : U990.14.74
Width (cm) : 48.20
Height (cm) : 45.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement :