Kwakiutl Figure with Hamatsa Mask
Artist: Squamish, Patrick Natrall (1943-1986) North Vancouver BC
Materials: Cedar wood, red, black and green paints and grass.
Dimensions: 8 ¾” x 8” x 3”
Description: A rare depiction of Kwakiutl dancer dressed for the winter Hamatsa ceremony. He is wearing a Thunderbird Headdress and is dressed in a cedar bark cape. Signed “ Patrick Natrall North Van BC Squamish”
Provenance: Canadian private collection.