HEADDRESS FRONTLET

Tsimshain
Northern British Columbia
ca. 1840-60
wood, paint
abalone shell
height: 7 ½”

SOLD
N4197

Photographs

PROVENANCE

Paul Rabut, Westport, CT, 1980’s

Estate of George Terasaki, New York, NY

PUBLISHED

Brown, Steven C. Transfigurations: North Pacific Coast Art, George Terasaki, Collector. Seattle: Marquand Books, 2006, plate 14

RELATED EXAMPLES

Evrard, Marcel (et al.) Masterpieces of Indian and Eskimo Art From Canada. Paris: Societe des Amis du Musee de l’Homme, 1969, plates 110 and 112

Wardwell, Allen. Objects of Bright Pride: Northwest Coast Indian Art From the American Museum of Natural History. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1978, pg. 65