July 26
Northwest Coast

 

 

 

Chilkat Robe

Chilkat robe. Tlingit. c. 1890.
Penney, David W. North American Indian Art. New York: Thames and Hudson, 2004.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pattern board

Pattern board
Penney, David W. North American Indian Art. New York: Thames and Hudson, 2004.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chilkat Blanket
Artforms

 

 

 

 

 

 

Formline desing

Formline Design
Berlo, Janet Catherine and Ruth B. Philips. Native North American Art. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998.

 

 

 

 

Chilkat blankets

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shaman's Mask

Sahaman's Mask. Tlingit. 1850.
Penney, David W. North American Indian Art. New York: Thames and Hudson, 2004.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shaman's rattle

Shaman's rattle. Tlingit. early to mid-1800s.
Penney, David W. North American Indian Art. New York: Thames and Hudson, 2004.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Guardian figure

Guardian figure. Tlingit. 1820 - 1840.
Penney, David W. North American Indian Art. New York: Thames and Hudson, 2004.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bullhead Mask

Bullhead mask. Kwakiutl. Before 1901.
Penney, David W. North American Indian Art. New York: Thames and Hudson, 2004.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Transformation Mask

Transformation mask. Kwakiutl.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bird Mask

Kwakwaka'wakw Bird mask. By Willie Seaweed. Before 1951.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hamatsa Mask

Hamatsa mask. Kwakiutl. 1940s.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hamatsa dancers

Hamatsa dancers

 

 

 

 

 

Artifact Piece

James Luna. Artifact Piece. Installation/ performance at the San Diego Museum of Man. 1986.