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U990.14.909
Artist / Maker : Dennis, Danny
Title : Killer Whale
Date (Execution) : 1984
Geographical Origin : Kitwanga, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Tsimshian
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Concentric circular design in black with killerwhale in red within.
Accession # : U990.14.909
Width (cm) : 33.50
Height (cm) : 38.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement : "The killer whale is a well known animal to the Northwest Coast Native people. To the Tsimshian he is the Ruler of the Sea, and is often used in a clan symbol or motif." (statement provided by Open Pacific Graphics)