Red Cedar Raven Maskette by Gilbert Dawson, Kwakwaka'wakw
Hand made by Kwakwaka'wakw artist Gilbert Dawson in glorious red cedar wood, bark and feathers this maskette is definitively Northwest Coast!
The Raven is the transformer and the creator, Raven placed the sun and moon in the sky so the world would have light and also put the trees on land and fish in water. This primordial creature opened the clamshell to release the first man. He is known for his knowledge, trickery and creativity.
Dimensions: 10" x 5 1/2" x 7 1/2"
Materials: Red Cedar Wood and Bark, Feathers
This maskette comes with a handmade stand and information on the design and a biography on the artist.
MADE IN CANADA
At Lattimer Gallery we work directly with our artists to provide the highest quality, authentic art from across British Columbia. Please Allow 2-8 weeks if the item needs to be custom ordered.