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Horniman Museum London Art Print

Horniman Museum London Art Print

The Horniman Museum London Art Print. 

 

Honestly this was a pleasant surprise on my visit to Horniman, and not what I had excpected to see - a native american totem pole in South London!

 

The museum, the clocktower, the mosaic- all spectacular but I chose this angle to make the totem pole the 'hero' as it's such a unique and interesting piece against the contrasting architecture of the building itself.

 

London’s first Alaskan totem pole, It was carved by Nathan Jackson, a Tlingit from Alaska, at the Museum of Mankind from 15 May to 15 June 1985. The 20-foot high structure of carved red cedar, painted with specially imported ‘ranch paint’, was unveiled in its present position on 29 June 1985.

An eagle, Nathan Jackson’s main clan crest, is at the top of the pole. Beneath is a girl with a bag and a grizzly bear, illustrating a legend from the North West Coast of America of a girl who married a bear.

 

I loved doing the illustration, and including details like some colourful guests from the butterfly house making an appearance in the gardens.

 

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  • Product Info & Sizes

    Matte Prints on 250gsm thick paper.

    Fine art Giclee Prints on 300gsm thick paper available. (I love this, as the archival inks enhance the colours, on light texture)

     

    A5: 5.8 x 8.3in  A4: 8.27 x 11.7in

    A3: 11.7 x 16.5in A2: 16.5 x 23.4in A1: 23.4 x 33.1in

  • Shipping & Returns

    Please allow a week for dispatch. For urgent orders, please message me, I'll try my best to expedite.

    Shipping: Within UK : Royal Mail First Class. Rest of the World: Royal Mail Tracked. (10 days - 20+ days depending on the country's customs)

    Please note that prints are not framed. Please be aware that colours may vary slightly from what you see on your screen, depending on your monitor settings.

    Giclee prints are printed on organic 100% cotton paper. Due to the nature of the paper, there are occasional grains and specks in the texture.

£12.00Price

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