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Thunderbird And Whale
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Price: $900.00
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Thunderbird And Whale

An original acrylic painting of Thunderbird and Whale depicting the legend of the immensity of the mythological creature in relation to the very real, much smaller killer whale.

"The Thunderbird was so immense that the only food that could sustain him was either 'Whale' or 'Killer Whale'. The struggles to save our songs, our dances and our art are well documented throughout our First Nations history. So I decided to paint my version of those stories from the time when the Thunderbird roamed the earth." -Cecil Dawson, Kwakwaka'wakw Nation

Product code: 91-54um
Medium: Original Acrylic Painting on Canvas
Length: 20"
Width: 20"
Height: 1"
Weight: 0.432kg

Meet the artist

Dawson, Cecil

Dawson, Cecil

Born into a family of artists, Cecil Dawson began his artistic career at a very young age. His grandfather Jimmy Dick, a totem and mask carver, taught Cecil the intricacies of carving. Cecil also spent time under the tutelage of his cousin, mask c...

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