Sculptures

173 items

Bear Panel
Mark Lange (Tlingit)

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.

$3,700.00

Five Ravens Panel
Jim Charlie (Salish)

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adv...

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$3,000.00

Halibut Bowl
Lorrie Pambrun (Cree)

$2,200.00

Vision Panel
Jim Charlie (Salish)

$3,000.00

Eagle Panel
Jay Brabant (Cree)

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...

$8,000.00

Bukwus Mask
Joe Peters Jr. (Kwakwaka'wakw)

Because he lives in the woods on the edge of the spirit world, Bukwus is often depicted in a dish...

Because he lives in the woods on the edge of the spirit world, Bukwus is often depicted in a disheveled and dirty state. His face is characteristically skeletal, his eye sockets deep and round, his brow furrowed, his nose beaked, and his mouth grimacing. His counterparts among other groups on the Northwest coast are Gagiid (Haida), Land Otter (Tlingit), and Pooq-oobs (Nuu-chah-nulth).  

$3,500.00

Northern Raven Mask
Tim Paul (Nuu-chah-nulth)

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adv...

Raven is central to coastal mythology. As a culture hero, a transformer, and a trickster, his adventures at the beginning of time released the sun and the moon and brought the world into existence. Raven is identified by its straight beak and lack of ears or plumage on the head.

$3,500.00

Eagle Plate
Larry (Lawrence) Rosso (Carrier)

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...

$1,500.00

Dogfish Mask
Jay Brabant (Cree)

Signed "Northern Style Humanoid Shark by Jay & Gene Brabant"Dogfish is a small variety of sha...

Signed "Northern Style Humanoid Shark by Jay & Gene Brabant"Dogfish is a small variety of shark found on the Northwest Coast. It is distinguished by its distinctive gills, triangular teeth and split pupils. Dogfish is known to represent assertiveness and persistence.

$5,500.00

Moon Mask
Jim Charlie (Salish)

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 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.

$6,500.00

Thunderbird Paddle
Guy Louie (Nuu-chah-nulth)

Thunderbird is the illustrious ancestor and crest of many prominent lineages. Large enough to hun...

Thunderbird is the illustrious ancestor and crest of many prominent lineages. Large enough to hunt whales, the Thunderbird is a powerful being in traditions throughout the Northwest Coast. It is often depicted with a sharply hooked beak and large ears or horns.

$2,500.00

Eagle Bowl
Glen Rabena

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...

$8,500.00

Wind Mask
Gilbert Dawson (Kwakwaka'wakw)

$2,400.00

Seal Head
Rod Smith (Kwakwaka'wakw)

These works are hand-painted and design features may vary.

These works are hand-painted and design features may vary.

$1,400.00

The Strength That Resides In Us All
Robert Mills (Tlingit)

"All too often, Tlingit (and all Indigenous) narratives are disregarded as legends or myths, not ...

"All too often, Tlingit (and all Indigenous) narratives are disregarded as legends or myths, not taking into account the thousands of years spent discerning humanity. From those thousands of years spent observing, came to fruition chronicles that were implemented to help navigate generations forward. One of which was the history of Dukt’ootl’ (Blackskin), he is our ‘Strongman’, that is frequently remembered for tearing a seal lion in half; what is often forgotten is the strength he enacted by...

$20,000.00

Long Life Giver Mask
Eugene Isaac (Kwakwaka'wakw)

$2,800.00

Octopus and Killer Whale Panel
Don Yeomans (Haida)

Edition /12Octopus, also known as Devilfish, is a sea spirit helper known for it’s transformation...

Edition /12Octopus, also known as Devilfish, is a sea spirit helper known for it’s transformational abilities. It is a crest in the Tsimshian Eagle clan and symbolizes wealth in Kwakwaka’wakw mythology.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, blo...

$10,000.00

Eagle Panel
Trevor Angus (Gitxsan)

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...

$6,700.00

The Light
Don Yeomans (Haida)

Edition /12Moon is associated with peace and transformation and is also widely regarded as a pro...

Edition /12Moon is associated with peace and transformation and is also widely regarded as a protector and guardian spirit. In some stories the Moon originated as 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.

$18,000.00

Maquinna Hat
Artist Unknown (Nuu-Chah-Nulth)

$2,200.00

Sneezer Mask
Tom Patterson (Nuu-chah-nulth)

Articluated

Articluated

$3,000.00

Portrait Mask
Joshua Prescott-Shaw (Cree)

Human heroes and human-like personifications of sun and wind are common in Northwest Coast iconog...

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.

$6,000.00

Sunrise
Kyran Yeomans (Haida)

Edition 4/12Black PatinaSun is generally a symbol of life and creative power. Usually male, Sun i...

Edition 4/12Black 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

Killer Whale and Stingray Panel
Phil Gray (Tsimshian)

Edition /5Pearlized White (Satin Finish) Patina"This panel shows a mother Killer Whale teaching h...

Edition /5Pearlized White (Satin Finish) Patina"This panel shows a mother Killer Whale teaching her calf to hunt for stingrays. The whales are shown diving down to the seafloor, where they bump the stingrays with their noses. The stingrays are startled and forced up toward the surface. Once in the open water, and off of the ocean floor, they become easy prey." - Phil Gray

$37,000.00