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U990.14.920
Artist / Maker : Dennis, Danny
Title : Hummingbird
Date (Execution) : 1986
Geographical Origin : Kitwanga, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Tsimshian
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : White and pale blue background. A floral design covers the bottom left corner of the work. The rest of the space is dominated by a black hummingbird with wings bowed and pointing to the ground.
Accession # : U990.14.920
Width (cm) : 37.00
Height (cm) : 47.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement : Floral designs were first encountered into Northwest Coast Native art in the early periods of European contact. Danny's print is an interesting marriage of traditional Northwest Coast design, early European influences and contemporary graphic techniques. (statement provided by Open Pacific Graphics)