More to explore:
Haida Dogfish, by Bill Reid.
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First Nation's art
Shark by Michael Dangeli (Nisga'a, Tlingit, and Tsimshian Nation)
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Ernst Haeckel ~ Art Forms in Nature
A TLINGIT SHAMAN'S CANE, ALASKA, NORTHWEST COAST
Tlingit Polychrome Twined Rattle-top Basket | In the form of a ginger jar, with bands of geometric design
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Transformation Mask Date: 1820–30 / Geography: United States, Alaska, Culture: Tlingit Medium: Wood, paint, metal coins, native-tanned skin
Native Alaskan Tlingit art - reminds me of "she who watches" the petroglyph from the Columbia Gorge.
Tlingit canoe with winged Figurehead.c 1903. Alaska.
Classic Tlingit face
Tlingit Chilkat blanket. My cousin Maria Miller used to make these, they are made from mountain goat hair they would gather in the mountains and take a year to make.