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A NORTH WEST PACIFIC TOTEM POLE carved with a beaver, a bear and a whale surmounted by an eagle with

A NORTH WEST PACIFIC TOTEM POLE carved with a beaver, a bear and a whale surmounted by an eagle with outspread wings, with brightly painted decoration in blue, yellow, red, green, black, white and grey, probably Haida, late 19th/early 20th century, 79.5" high x 44" across the wings. See illustration Provenance: Probably acquired by the grandfather of the vendor, John Allen Hughes (born 1887), a wealthy entrepreneur and collector, who travelled extensively in Canada and the USA during the 1920`s.

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Ceramics and Glass Furniture and Works of Art

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The Dorchester Fine Art Salerooms Weymouth Avenue Dorchester Dorset DT1 1QS United Kingdom
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