Object photography

Click image to enlarge +

Object description

  • Richard Glazer Danay (Kahnawake Mohawk (Caughnawaga), birth 1942)
  • Blue Dolphin with Red Dots, 1988
  • Mixed media, enamel, paper
  • H: 18 in, W: 24 in (H: 45.7 cm, W: 61.0 cm)
  • Gift of Richard Glazer Danay, 2011
  • 2011.19.9

INSCRIPTION

Signed at verso: "BLUE DOLPHIN WITH RED DOTS / ENAMEL ON BIENFANG PH NEUTRAL / 140 WT PAPER / RICHARD GLAZER DANAY / 1989". Also signed at front "DANAY 89".

DESCRIPTION

This is a mixed media collage by Kahnawake Mohawk artist Richard Glazer Danay. Set against a gray and blue background is a large blue dolphin figure with red spots. Surrounding the dolphin are dark blue, light blue, gray, white specks and wavy, thin white lines.

COPYRIGHT HOLDER

Peabody Essex Museum