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U014.3.664
Artist / Maker : Wasden, William HiƂamas Edward Jr. (Wak'analagalis)
Title : Salmon
Date (Execution) : 1996
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 : First Nations formline design of salmon in profile facing left in colours red, green and black on white paper
Accession # : U014.3.664
Width (cm) : 44.00
Height (cm) : 26.00
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift from the Collection of George and Christiane Smyth
Artist Statement : "Salmon are an important food source on the Northwest Coast. William has been a commercial fisherman and has closely studied the salmon he sees around him. This design depicts a Nimpkish River Sockeye salmon, one of the best." Vincent Rickard