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painted screen with formline designs
  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • painted screen with formline designs, 1981
  • Where object was made: United States or Canada
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 20 x 25.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 7 7/8 x 10 1/16 in
  • Gift of Reinhild Janzen
  • Not on display
  • S2007.069
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Black and white image of a painted screen inside a larger building. A man emerges from the hole and there appears to be an audience, indicated by tops of heads in lower facing right. House front has two large 3-D birds with wings spread wide and another bird painted below emerging man. Greenery frames lower portion of housefront.