Haida

188 items

Sea Bear
Don Yeomans (Haida)

Edition /5This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directl...

Edition /5This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly.An encounter with a Sea Bear would not be easily forgotten. Among the Haida people, oral histories sustain the memory of this imposing, magical spirit, with its origins at the beginning of the world. A hybrid animal with features of the whale and bear, the sea bear had all the subtle swiftness of the whale and the predatory power of the bear, carrying the mass and presence of both. Traversing la...

$65,000.00

Eagle and Frog Tiles
Don Yeomans (Haida)

Edition /50Each tile measures 20" H x 20" WShown in a 3 x 3 configuration with a matte black pati...

Edition /50Each tile measures 20" H x 20" WShown in a 3 x 3 configuration with a matte black patina. Available in various patinas and configurations.Eagle is one of the most important beings in the art and mythology of the Northwest Coast. It is respected for its intel­ligence and power, as well as its extraordinary vision, in both the literal and figurative senses. Eagles in myth are, likewise, usu­ally noble characters. Eagle is revered as a powerful hunter. Groups of mythical Eagles may ga...

$16,000.00

Noisy Fin
Robert Davidson (Haida)

Edition 4/7"The first whale came into being when they were carved in wood by Raven and then magic...

Edition 4/7"The first whale came into being when they were carved in wood by Raven and then magically infused with a life force. Killer Whale is a very important crest and mythic being among the coastal groups, and one of the most commonly depicted in the art. Killer Whales are widely accepted as clan ancestors, and are found in shamanic, story and crest art" (Shearar 2000: 62). - Understanding Northwest Coast Art: A guide to Crest, Beings and Symbols 

$28,000.00

Frog
Don Yeomans (Haida)

Edition /5This item is available to order only. Various colours are available and size can be cus...

Edition /5This item is available to order only. Various colours are available and size can be customized when ordered. Please contact the gallery if you would like more information.Frogs are both social, vocal and are associated with the power of transformation and the ability to traverse worlds. As the primary spirit helpers of shamans, frogs are communicators and often represent the voice of the people. Frogs were often carved at the top of totem poles to symbolize the communication of warn...

Salmon Trout Head II
Robert Davidson (Haida)

Edition /5The Salmon trout head is a figure used in Northwest Coast First Nations art in the join...

Edition /5The Salmon trout head is a figure used in Northwest Coast First Nations art in the joints of a design or as the frame for an eye. The granite base is 29" wide.

$135,000.00

Welcoming Frog
Don Yeomans (Haida)

Edition /5This item is available to order only. Please contact the gallery if you would like more...

Edition /5This item is available to order only. Please contact the gallery if you would like more information.Early in 2015, the gallery commissioned Haida artist Don Yeomans to create an original free-standing aluminum sculpture. Called Welcoming Frog the sculpture is made of powder-coated aluminum and can be mounted either indoors or outdoors. On the design, Don said that he has always liked the friendly look of the frog and sees it as a welcoming figure.As a commission, the remaining editi...

Sunrise
Kyran Yeomans (Haida)

Edition 5/12Bronze PatinaSun is generally a symbol of life and creative power. Usually male, Sun ...

Edition 5/12Bronze PatinaSun is generally a symbol of life and creative power. Usually male, Sun is often depicted as a powerful supernatural chief. Sun is usually depicted with a rounded humanlike face surrounded by long rays, sometimes shells or copper is used to emphasize brightness.

$15,000.00

Crab of the Woods
Robert Davidson (Haida)

Edition 3/12Frogs are both social, vocal and are associated with the power of transformation and ...

Edition 3/12Frogs are both social, vocal and are associated with the power of transformation and the ability to traverse worlds. As the primary spirit helpers of shamans, frogs are communicators and often represent the voice of the people. Frogs were often carved at the top of totem poles to symbolize the communication of warnings or impending danger. Frog is generally given large eyes, prominent lips with a projecting tongue and webbed feet.

$25,000.00

Eyes of the Mind
Robert Davidson (Haida)

Edition 9/12

Edition 9/12

$25,000.00

Shaman Bronze
Jim Hart (Haida)

Limited Edition Bronze Sculpture Edition /8In James Hart's original cedar sculpture, the Shaman F...

Limited Edition Bronze Sculpture Edition /8In James Hart's original cedar sculpture, the Shaman Figure stands at the front of the dance screen, on top of a Haida house holding a rattle.Shamans held secular and supernatural authorities and, in this scene, ensures the cyclical return of the salmon. This Shaman Figure has been cast in bronze at the Polich Tallix Fine Art Foundry in New York, USA. Notably, this is the foundry where all of Bill Reid's large bronze castings were produced. The Shama...

Dogfish Plaster
Bill Reid (Haida)

c. 1991This is a plaster of the yellow cedar Dogfish door that Reid carved in 1968 and which was ...

c. 1991This is a plaster of the yellow cedar Dogfish door that Reid carved in 1968 and which was used to make an edition of paper casts in 1991.

$90,000.00

Bear Rattle Sculpture
Bill Reid (Haida)

Bear is a dominant crest symbol. Bears are closely related to humans especially when standing on ...

Bear is a dominant crest symbol. Bears are closely related to humans especially when standing on their hind legs, bridging the human and non-human realms. Their strength and intelligence are universally respected and they are considered to be helping spirits of warriors. Bear is often depicted with a short snout, round paws, stubby tail and bared teeth.

$35,000.00

Raven Moon Mask
Reg Davidson (Haida)

Moon is associated with peace and transformation and is also widely regarded as a protector and g...

Moon is associated with peace and transformation and is also widely regarded as a protector and guardian spirit. In some stories, the Moon originated as a chip of the Sun, which Raven broke into pieces. Moon is often depicted with humanoid features and can be distinguished from the Sun by a labret in its bottom lip indicating female nobility. 

$8,000.00

Hawk Moon Mask
Reg Davidson (Haida)

Hawk is often associated with the Sun and is revered for its superior vision and skill in hunting...

Hawk is often associated with the Sun and is revered for its superior vision and skill in hunting. In mythology, this bird is personified as the transformation beings Hawk Man and Hawk Woman.Moon is associated with peace and transformation and is also widely regarded as a protector and guardian spirit. In some stories, the Moon originated as a chip of the Sun, which Raven broke into pieces. Moon is often depicted with humanoid features and can be distinguished from the Sun by a labret in its ...

$8,800.00

Moon Pendant
Jay Simeon (Haida)

"Moon controls the tides and illuminates the dark night. Moon is also associated with transformat...

"Moon controls the tides and illuminates the dark night. Moon is also associated with transformation and is widely regarded as an important protector and guardian spirit. Because of the powers of Moon, shamans sometimes call upon it as a spirit guide...Moon appears in the mythology of all Northwest Coast nations, though Moon's origin varies from story to story, even within one culture...Moon is characterized as a rounded face with relatively flat features, often those of a human or bird...Rav...

$6,000.00

Kaajyuu
Ben Davidson (Haida)

2019Edition /69Available framed for $2,500 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Hummingbirds ...

2019Edition /69Available framed for $2,500 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Hummingbirds are often described in stories as tiny rainbows. They symbolize love, beauty, wealth and prestige. Hummingbirds are known as a symbol of good luck to anyone who sees them. Hummingbird can be distinguished by a long pointed beak and is often shown alongside floral elements.

$1,900.00

Bukwus Mask
Corey Larocque (Haida)

Known from the stories of the Kwakwaka’wakw people, Bookwus (Wild Man of the Woods) is a supernat...

Known from the stories of the Kwakwaka’wakw people, Bookwus (Wild Man of the Woods) is a supernatural being who lurks on the edges of forests and near streams trying to lure living people and the souls of those who have drowned into his invisible abode. Also known as the Keeper of Drowned Souls, Bookwus forces his victims to eat his ghost food, which causes them to become like him, condemned to eternal hunger and wandering. When danced, Bookwus emits a low wheezing sound which is made by the ...

$2,600.00

Yagis Mask
Corey Larocque (Haida)

The Yagis is an ocean deity that feeds off the souls of drowned sailors. These sailors' souls hel...

The Yagis is an ocean deity that feeds off the souls of drowned sailors. These sailors' souls help to guide and protect fishermen.

$5,500.00

Haida Portrait Mask
Roger Smith (Haida)

$1,000.00