Before the Snag (1997) [Framed] by Robert Davidson, Haida artist (RD1997-02F)
Medium: serigraph. Size: 41 x 29.5 inches. Size: 55 x 42 inches (framed). Is it possible to create Haida Art without formlines? I had a dream where a beautiful voice spoke to me saying "you are only limited by what you set out to do. " "Before the Snag" illustrates the loss of Raven's beak in his encounter with the Blind Halibut Fisherman.
Northwest Coast Native Art | Douglas Reynolds Gallery
Killer Whales are widely considered clan ancestors. Living in human form in undersea villages, killer whales are often thought to be the reincarnations of great chiefs and are associated with wealth, unity and travel. Some prominent characteristic traits of Killer Whale are a rounded snout, blowhole, a dorsal fin, pectoral fins and a tail.
Haida People: Stories | Sgaana Xaaydagaay, Killer Whale People: A Haida Ocean Story | Killer Whale
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Salmon Trout Head II (2013) by Robert Davidson, Haida artist (X130301)
Medium: aluminum (epoxy powder-coated), granite base. Size: 10.5 x 14 x 6 inches (incl. base).