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U990.14.1096
Artist / Maker : Beaver, Rick
Title : Sentinel
Date (Execution) : October 1989
Geographical Origin : Rice Lake, Ontario, Canada
Cultural Group : Anishnaabe (Ojibwe), Mississauga
Style / Period : Western Modern 1900-1950
Medium / Material  : Serigraph
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : screen prints
Visual Description : Image of bird flying in top left corner of print over a snowy cliff landscape.
Accession # : U990.14.1096
Width (cm) : 27.30
Height (cm) : 68.70
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Canada Council for the Arts Acquisition Grant, Purchased from the Collection of Vincent Rickard
Artist Statement : Through a snowy curtain swirling over the Pacific coast, and eagle appears. Sweeping the shore on fingers on freshening sea breezes, it spirals to the sky and its post- a sentinel, for the winds, the swells and the forested flanks of mountains below. (Statement provided by Sweetgrass Studios)