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U990.14.167
Artist / Maker : Hunt, Richard ; Gwe-la-yo-gwe-la-gya
Title : Kwa-Gulth Kulus
Date (Execution) : 1989
Geographical Origin : Fort Rupert; British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Kwakwaka'wakw
Style / Period : Western Modern 1900-1950
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : Paper
Object Type : Print; Serigraph
Visual Description : Black, red, yellow and green print of a large bird forming a circular shape (at bottom) looking right.
Accession # : U990.14.167
Width (cm) : 47.00
Height (cm) : 50.10
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement : "If you have ever seen the Eagle walking on the beach, he looks as though he is hopping and he has to keep his wings out for balance. This is what I had in mind when drawing this design. The Kulus represents the Tamed Hamatsa. This design also represents the costume worn by the man dancing the Tamed Hamatsa." - R.H.