Human

Human heroes and human-like personifications of sun and wind are common in Northwest Coast iconography. Human faces hidden in other crests reveal the transformative ability of all animals.
30 items

Portrait Mask
Gwen Adams (Gitxsan)

$1,800.00

Human Pendant
Alvin Adkins (Haida)

$200.00

Eagle Woman Frog Bracelet
Jesse Brillon (Haida)

Eagle is one of the most important beings in the art and mythology of the Northwest Coast. It is ...

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 gather for co-operative whale hunting expeditions, since, unlike the giant Thunderbird, Eagle is not strong enough to hunt whales alone. Eagle may ofte...

$11,000.00

EE-ish-soo-ilth
Ron Hamilton (Nuu-chah-nulth)

1972Edition 12/120This print is only available framed.

1972Edition 12/120This print is only available framed.

$800.00

Euh Tinn
Ron Hamilton (Nuu-chah-nulth)

1972Edition 37/50This print is only available framed.

1972Edition 37/50This print is only available framed.

$800.00

Thunderbird, Seal, Bear and Human Model Pole
Charlie James (Kwakwaka'wakw)

Note: The beak and wing have been repaired on this piece. This could be restored or sold as-is. R...

Note: The beak and wing have been repaired on this piece. This could be restored or sold as-is. Restoration would take around 8-12 weeks. Salmon is fundamental to all coastal peoples, and is a symbol of regeneration, health and life. Many myths tell of people taken to the undersea world of the Salmon and return with secret knowledge and powers. Salmon have always been viewed as the life force for Indigenous communities. Salmon is often represented by scales, small fins and striated tail fin.T...

$12,000.00

Haida Dog Salmon Skaagi
Bill Reid (Haida)

1974Edition /600This print is available framed. Please contact the gallery directly for details. ...

1974Edition /600This print is available framed. Please contact the gallery directly for details. Salmon is fundamental to all coastal peoples, and is a symbol of regeneration, health and life. Many myths tell of people taken to the undersea world of the Salmon and return with secret knowledge and powers. Salmon have always been viewed as the life force for Indigenous communities. Salmon is often represented by scales, small fins and striated tail fin.

$2,400.00

Thunder Mountain
Thomas Cannell (Salish)

Edition /115Available framed for $850 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Thunderbird is the...

Edition /115Available framed for $850 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Thunderbird is the illustrious ancestor and crest of many prominent human lineages. Large enough to hunt whales, the Thunderbird is a powerful being associated with power, change and the sky in myths throughout the Northwest Coast. Often depicted with a sharply hooked beak, horns and large ears and is sometimes represented as having teeth.Human heroes and human-like personifications of sun and wind are common in No...

$440.00

Wonder Child
Alvin Adkins (Haida)

Edition /200Available framed for $600 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Human heroes and h...

Edition /200Available framed for $600 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Human heroes and human-like personifications of sun and wind are common in Northwest Coast iconography. Human faces hidden in other crests reveal the transformative ability of all animals.

$200.00

Pacific Spirit '91
Susan Point (Salish)

1991Edition 33/200This print is only available framed.Eagle is one of the most important beings i...

1991Edition 33/200This print is only available framed.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 gather for co-operative whale hunting expeditions, since, unlike the giant Thunderbird, Eagle is ...

$1,150.00