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U990.14.741
Artist / Maker : Dick, Butch (Clarence)
Title : The Dancer
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Cultural Group : Coast Salish
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Three registers of a dance. A figure's profile with one arm out at the top, face to the right with two hands out in the centre, and facing forward with arms spread at the bottom.
Accession # : U990.14.741
Width (cm) : 47.70
Height (cm) : 60.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement : The Dancer is Clarence's first print and is "an interpretation of the motion and spirit felt in traditional West Coast Dance." It is a unique reflection of the amazing resurgence of the traditional dances among the people of the coast during the last few years. (statement provided by Open Pacific Graphics)