Humpback Whale Art Mug
Humpback Whale Art Mug

Humpback Whale Art Mug

Allen Weir (Haida)
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"Baleen whales (usually grey or humpback) are quite common...Numerous masks, effiges and other items were designed... Today, whale figures are still a major subject among Northwest Coast artists" (Shearar 2000: 113).  - Understanding Northwest Coast Art: A Guide to Crest, Beings and Symbols

 

Material: Glossy Ceramic (wrap-around design)

Size: 14 oz.

Location: Satellite Shop at SFU Vancouver Bookstore (Harbour Centre)

ALLEN WEIR (HAIDA) Close

Alan Weir has apprenticed with renowned Haida artist Christian White. He participates regularly in cultural events through singing and dancing. Alan's body of work includes sculpture and carving in argillite and cedar wood.