Large OWL Mask by Gilbert Dawson
- Nation: Kwakwaka' wakw art, Kwakiutl art, native artists Vancouver Island
- Artist: Dawson, Gilbert
- Type: Mask
Note: Prices shown are CAD
LARGE OWL Mask by Gilbert Dawson
beautiful red cedar, richly decorated with feathers and lots of cedar bark. The painting is vibrant - it just masterfully depicts the mesmerizing stair of the Owl. Really high quality in carving and design. It's signed and dated at the back.
Measurements: 15" tall, 12" wide, 7" deep (38 x 30 x 18 cm)
Meaning: The Owl is associated with the souls of deceased ancestors and are viewed with high respect. They symbolize wisdom, intuition and prophecies and sacred knowledge.