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Sculptor:
Lelooska, Don 1933-1966  Search this
Medium:
Pole: carved red cedar, painted; Base: concrete
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Totem pole
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Portland Metropolitan Arts Commission 1120 S.W. 5th Avenue, Suite 1023 Portland Oregon 97204
Located Elk Point Viewpoint Next to Chart House Restaurant Portland Oregon
Date:
1959 or 1961
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Oregon survey, 1993.
Image on file.
unsigned
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
Haida-style totem pole starts with a beaver, surmounted by a grizzly bear, a raven and topped by four watchmen.
Topic:
Animal--Beaver  Search this
Animal--Bear  Search this
Animal--Bird--Raven  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic--Haida  Search this
Control number:
IAS OR000190
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_324191