Salmon by Gino Seward
- Nation: Kwakwaka’wakw (Kwakiutl) First Nations
- Artist: Seward, Gino
- Type: Wall panels and wall plaques
Note: Prices are CAD, if you prefer USD ($145 USD + shipping) please contact me
What a beautiful piece!!! Excellent Quality - Northwest Coastnative Art at it's best!
Hand carved, hand painted and polished SALMON wall panel by the Kwakiulth First Nation Artist GINO SEWARD
Really excellent craftsmanship!!! VERY deep cuts, so detailed! Beautifully dark stain applied, then polished to accentuate the natural grain of the pine. It's not carved at the back but signed with carved initials
Measurements: 16" x 5" x 1 1/2" (ca. 41 x 13 x 4 cm)
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.