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Mask of the Great Cannibal (Kwakiutl)

Mask of the Great Cannibal (Kwakiutl)


Helmi Juvonen

American, 1903-1985

Tempera on paper
15 x 22 in. (38.1 x 55.88 cm)
Eugene Fuller Memorial Collection
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistoryPort Townsend, Washington, "Fourth Annual Port Townsend Summer Arts Festival", August 22-25,1961.

Seattle, Washington, Gethsemane Lutheran Church Synod Convention, 1961 (1961)

Anchorage, Alaska, Anchorage Historical and Fine Arts Museum, "Northwest Paintings, Drawings and Prints", 1972 (1972)

Olympia, Washington, Governor's Mansion, August 31, 1982 - September 1, 1983 (08/31/1982 - 09/01/1983)

Seattle Art Museum respectfully acknowledges that we are on Indigenous land, the traditional territories of the Coast Salish people. We honor our ongoing connection to these communities past, present, and future.

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