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The Other Side Of Shaman

Norval Morrisseau Print - The Other Side Of Shaman_small

Image:  Larger image in member area (click on image)
Medium: Serigraph on paper (S: 3+∙Re∙Tpm∙Tpp∙Tse∙Tsa)
Edition size:  Known (S: 3+∙Re∙Tpw∙Tsa)
Artist Proof:  Yes, edition size unknown (S: 2∙Re∙Tpw∙Tse∙Tsa)
Paper size:  Known (S: 2∙Re∙Tm∙Tse∙Tsa)
Image size: Known (S: 3+∙Re∙Tm∙Tsa)
Year:  Unknown (estimate 1979) (note 1)
Printmaker:  Great Grasslands Graphics Company (S: 1∙Re/Ri∙Tpe)
Code: GU.1

Made after the 1972 original acrylic on canvas (47 x 27.5 inches) named ‘Phallic God in Disguise’.


1) The examined embossing is hardly readable but has strong resemblance with the 1979 embossing of Great Grasslands Graphics Company.

– Page 90 (original acrylic); Sinclair, L., & Pollock, J. (1979). The Art of
  Norval Morrisseau.
  Toronto, New York, London, Sydney: Methuen.

Info needed:
– Edition size Artist Proofs
– Exact year of print
– Literature (official statements in books, magazines, exhibits, original
  promotion material)
– Additional info or reference material

Thanks to:
– Gallery in B.C. for providing me some of the info.


Filed under: Great Grassland Graphics, Serigraph / Silkscreen,

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