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Salmon Moon Mask
Rylan Amos

Simply stunning, this fabulous rendition of the eternal Salmon spawning runs along the westcoast of Canada and the nothern U.S. during the summer full moon. This, the largest salmon spawning run in the world has occured every year since the dawn of time and has traditionally been the most important food source for the coastal Nu-chah-nulth people.

 Rylan Amos

Rylan is a part of the Hesquiat Nation, from the west coast of Vancouver Island, and he has been carving since 1987. He frequently works with, and is strongly influenced by his father, Patrick Amos. Rylan completed an intensive 4-year apprenticeship with celebrated Nuu-chah-nulth artist, Tim Paul. His creations can be viewed at most of the major Northwest Coast Native Art galleries along the Pacific Northwest.

Cultural Group: Nuu-chah-nulth
Born: October 13, 1977
Birthplace: Victoria, BC

Salmon Moon Mask
Salmon Moon Mask
Object Origin:
Nu-chah-nulth
Artist:
Rylan Amos
Medium:
Red Cedar (19 inches diameter)
Category:
Archived Artwork
Price:
$1865 USD (Sold)
Availability:
No