Eagle nest, Mama Eagle and two Eaglets by John Henry Hunt
- Nation: Kwakwaka’wakw (Kwakiutl) First Nations
- Artist: Hunt, John Henry
- Type: Wall panels and wall plaques
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You are looking for a splash of colors - you found it - This piece brightens up every room or looks fabulous at an entrance or nursery...
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Kwakiulth Eagle Nest by John Henry Hunt from the Kwakwaka' wakw First Nations on Vancouver Island, Canada's Pacific Northwest Coast.
Little Eaglets are usually nestlings for 10 to 12 weeks while Mama Bald Eagle is always present in the nest, at least 90% of the time and very protective.
This superb wall art carving is showing large Mama Eagle with two babies. The Bald Eagle Mama is protective and nurturing. The details of the carving are incredible, the carving lines are so deep and close to perfection, the painting is vibrant and just feels like summer. John Henry is always spending so much time on the design and details of his art. He clearly is a true artist, keeping tradition alive while adding his contemporary and personal touch to it.
Measurements: 20 1/2" x 11" x 1" (52 x 28 x 2.5 cm)
Meaning: Eagles mate for life and are therefore also seen as a symbol of lasting love and dedication. It is told that the Eagle end their own life in despair when the mate is lost. Eagle feathers are used in the most important ceremonies, a display of respect, courage, Chieftainship and wisdom. The Eagle is the ruler of sky.