Originals

8 items

Wiid
Robert Davidson (Haida)

2013This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly.The ...

2013This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly.The Wiid is a bird that only appears when the salmonberries are ripening on Haida Gwaii. The bird is here reduced to the small head at the upper portion of the composition. The flower of the salmonberry might be alluded to in the white cross-shape against the blue. Formally, the work is a precise balance of a series of tensions and releases. The pressure seen in the compressed white tri-neg defined by...

$100,000.00

Salish Elements
Maynard Johnny Jr. (Salish)

$3,200.00

Dancing Frog
Shawn Hunt (Heiltsuk)

This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly.Frogs ar...

This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly.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 warnings or impending danger. Frog is generally given large eyes, prominent lips with a projecti...

$60,000.00

Negative Eye Positive Eye No. 1
Robert Davidson (Haida)

2011This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly.This...

2011This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly.This painting, and its pair, Negative Eye Positive Eye No. 2, are recent works from Haida artist Robert Davidson and both were included in his solo show "Robert Davidson: Progression of Form" which took place in the summer of 2015 at the Gordon Smith Gallery of Canadian Art. The show focused on Davidson's most recent pieces, featuring his more abstract work. From the Exhibition catalogue, Davidson sta...

$55,000.00

Kwa-Kiulth Whales
Dwayne Simeon (Kwakwaka'wakw)

Available framed for $1100 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Killer Whales are widely cons...

Available framed for $1100 CAD. Please contact the gallery directly.Killer Whales are widely considered clan ancestors. Living in human form in undersea villages, killer whales are often thought to be the reincarnations of great chiefs and are associated with wealth, unity and travel. Some prominent characteristic traits of Killer Whale are a rounded snout, blowhole, a dorsal fin, pectoral fins and a tail.

$700.00

Killer Whale Blanket
Dempsey Bob (Tahltan)

This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly.Killer W...

This piece is stored off-site. To arrange a viewing, please contact the gallery directly.Killer Whales are widely considered clan ancestors. Living in human form in undersea villages, killer whales are often thought to be the reincarnations of great chiefs and are associated with wealth, unity and travel. Some prominent characteristic traits of Killer Whale are a rounded snout, blowhole, a dorsal fin, pectoral fins and a tail.

$24,000.00

Double Fin Killer Whale Button Blanket
Clayton Gladstone (Haida)

Killer Whales are widely considered clan ancestors. Living in human form in undersea villages, ki...

Killer Whales are widely considered clan ancestors. Living in human form in undersea villages, killer whales are often thought to be the reincarnations of great chiefs and are associated with wealth, unity and travel. Some prominent characteristic traits of Killer Whale are a rounded snout, blowhole, a dorsal fin, pectoral fins and a tail.

$6,000.00

A Birthday Bull for John
Bill Reid (Haida)

1990This original drawing is only available framed.

1990This original drawing is only available framed.

$8,000.00