50" large Salmon, fabulous piece, Brian Bob

50" large Salmon, fabulous piece, Brian Bob

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Check this out - what a beauty!!!

VERY impressive, huge, authentic, fully hand carved SALMON by Nootka Master artist Brian Bob.

Richly inlaid with Abalone, beautiful clean piece of Sitka Spruce. Precise carving, gorgeous flow, superb craftsmanship!! The body of the salmon is inlaid with 26 pieces (!!!) of Abalone (Mother of pearl). This piece is so elegant. Showing beautiful natural grain of the wood, a very impressive piece of true Indigenous art. Signed at the back, made and prepared for wall hanging.

Measurements: 50" x 15" x 2"  

Meaning: The Salmon symbolizes prosperity, renewal and fertility. They are one of the most important and highest respected animals of all since they have been the primary food source from the beginning of time to the Northwest Coast First Nations.

Note: USD amounts estimated based on Bank of Canada average exchange rate, updated weekly, Invoice in CAD, shipping not available. 

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$2,450.00 CDN

$1,828.93 USD

About This Artist

Brian Bob is a member of the Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) First Nation, originating from Vancouver Island, Canada’s Pacific Northwest Coast. His Indian name is Qquyutsapool which means “Policer of the wolves”. Brian’s mother is...Artist bio and other available works »

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