Chapman - 19 inches Painted


TOTEM Hand painted CHAPMAN pole: height 19 inches Canadian made

The Northwest Coast Natives have a perception of oneness of all earth's creatures, human and animal. They believe that humans may transform into animals, birds, fish and mythical creatures and back again. Once transformed they take on the essence and spirit of that being, Their art reflects this transformation. Beautifully carved and painted this pole is in the style of Chapman and features Bear, Raven, Bear Mother with cubs intertwined with Frog and Beaver with Raven.