Sea Serpent by Leonard Mack, Toquaht Nation
Have a close look, this piece really shows incredible craftsmanship, just think about all the work it took to carve these perfect winding, flowing creature out of one solid piece of wood.
SEA SERPENT by the First Nations Artist Leonard Mack, a member of the Toquaht Nation. The Toquaht are the people of
As marine peoples, the Toquaht have always lived in respectful harmony with the sea and coastal environment. Their main summer village was Du Quah, situated at the mouth of Ucluelet Inlet, which was a strategic defence position.
This piece is carved and stained cedar, made for wall hanging, not carved at the back
Measurements: 15" x 9" x 1" (38 x 23 x 2.5 cm)