Articulated Eagle Mask by Alfred Roberton - SOLD
- Nation: Kwakwaka' wakw art, Kwakiutl art, native artists Vancouver Island
- Artist: Robertson, Alfred
- Type: Mask
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Articulated Eagle Mask by Alfred Robertson, a member of the Kwagiulth First Nations from Kingcome Inlet, a small village on the Pacific Northwest Coast of BC.
Fully hand carved and hand painted, rich and beautiful in expression!
Clean and deep cuts, beautifully painted. The Beak opens and closes when pulled on the attached lining/string. Carved in detail and adorned with lots of traditional cedar bark which is so much work to collect and treat and cut before it can be used. Just think about the work and many hours the artist put into this piece.
Made and prepared for wall hanging, hander already attached, signed on the inside.
Measurements: total height incl. cedar bark: 19", eagle head itself is 13" x 6 1/2" x 4"
Meaning: The Eagle symbolizes grace, power and great intellect. It is a sacred and noble creature representing power and prestige to the First Nations people of the
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