Kwakiult Sea Serpent by Silas Coon
- Nation: Kwakwaka' wakw art, Kwakiutl art, native artists Vancouver Island
- Artist: Coon, Silas
- Type: Wall panels and wall plaques
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What an incredible piece of art - this masterpiece is small but a true Gem!!
Sea Serpent (Sisiutl)
wall art carving by Silas Coon, a master artist from Kingcome Inlet, member of the Kwakwakaw' wakw First Nation. He clearly love this art form - you can see it on all the details he puts into it - the inlays, the clean painting and the incredibly detailed carving, he pays so much attention to any little corner - the carving lines are so clean. He used pine, stained it and painted it in a copper color. Carved in front, signed at the back, made and ready for wall hanging.
Meaning: The Sisiutl is a symbol for healing power and magic. It's closely associated with war and strength, the Sisiutl is known to be invulnerable and to provide protection from harm
Measurements: 19" x 4 3/4" x 1" (48 x 12 x 2.5 cm)