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U014.3.661
Artist / Maker : Wasden, William HiƂamas Edward Jr. (Wak'analagalis)
Title : Kulus and Gwayam
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : 'Yalis (Alert Bay); British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : 'Namgis, Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Thunderbird in red, black and grey looking right.
Accession # : U014.3.661
Width (cm) : 49.50
Height (cm) : 38.25
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : "Kolus is the sister of the supernatural Thunderbird. Gwayam is a whale who is even larger than the Killerwhale. The original design for this print was created for a memorial, and it was used, by a relative, as a dance screen. The design relates the combination of two tribes coming together for this occasion." Vincent Rickard.