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Blue Moon

Photo: Elizabeth Mann

Blue Moon


Maynard Johnny Jr.

First Nations, Penelakut-Kwakwaka'wakw, born 1973

Johnny prefers clean-edge forms using elemental shapes drawn from the lexicon of Salish design. A prolific printmaker and painter, the subjects of his work are animals, birds, fish and elements from the natural world rendered in spare, elegant lines and colors.
19 1/4 x 12 1/4in. (48.9 x 31.1cm)
Gift of Simon Ottenberg
Provenance: [Pacific Editions, Victoria, 1999]
Photo: Elizabeth Mann
Not currently on view

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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