MODEL TOTEM POLE

Wood with paint 221 x 31.8 cm (87 x 12.5 in.) Southeast Alaska - late 19th century
Provenance
PROVENANCE Likely Walter C. Waters, Wrangell, Alaska, circa 1909 The Fred Harvey Company, Albuquerque Robert L. Stolper, New York, acquired from the above Katherine Banowit, Palm Springs, acquired from the above Debbie Reynolds, Palm Springs, acquired from the above Edwin and Cherie Silver, Los Angeles, acquired from the above in July 1972
Literature
Patricia Rieff Anawalt, Shamanic Regalia in the Far North, London, 2014, p. 132

Exhibited
Reportedly exhibited Chicago, World’s Fair, 'Columbian Exposition', May 1 - October 30, 1893

EXHIBITOR

Donald Ellis Gallery

"Historical Native American Art"

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