Children of the Raven Cotton Throw

Children of the Raven Cotton Throw

$ 134.00

One of Canada’s foremost artists, Bill Reid, designed the image for the Children of the Raven Cotton Throw blanket for the Canadian Museum of Civilization, now the Canadian Museum of History, in 1976. The image celebrates the creation of humankind by Raven.

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Description

One of Canada’s foremost artists, Bill Reid, designed the image for the Children of the Raven Cotton Throw blanket for the Canadian Museum of Civilization, now the Canadian Museum of History, in 1976.

The image celebrates the creation of humankind by Raven.

Recreated in a three-layer throw. Throw has fringes, and the thickness of 3 layers provides weight.

About the Artist
Bill Reid (1920–1998), is widely recognized as having revived the great tradition of Haida art. Born in Victoria, British Columbia, Reid has applied innovative techniques to his artistic legacy and has passed on his valuable knowledge to younger artists.

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Bill Reid a créé cette couverture en 1976, pour le Musée canadien des civilisations, qui est depuis devenu le Musée canadien de l’histoire.

Le motif représente le Corbeau en train de persuader les humains de sortir d’un gigantesque coquillage échoué sur une plage et de rejoindre le monde terrestre.

Cette fresque, dans la grande tradition de l’art Haïda, trouvera facilement sa place dans votre maison.

À propos de l’artiste
Reconnu comme l’un des plus grands artistes canadiens, Bill Reid (1920-1998) a su redonner vie à la grande tradition de l’art Haïda. Né à Victoria, en Colombie-Britannique, Bill Reid a mêlé des techniques novatrices à la richesse de son héritage artistique et a su transmettre ses précieuses connaissances à de jeunes artistes.

Additional information

Weight 3.4 lbs
Material

100% cotton

Size

Measures 48" x 67"

Care instructions

Recommended dry clean but can be hand washed in cold water, separately. Hang to dry. Do not bleach.

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