Andy Avery
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Phylogenetic Tree of Life -The OpenLearn site used to offer this phylogenetic chart in the shape of a tree as a free poster, but no more. They do have an online version of this same illustration, expandable and with links and an explanatory guide.

Naaxwa GyaaGang (Interior house post) Haida: Kunghit SGaang Gwaay Linagaay (Ninstints, Haida Gwaii, BC) Red cedar and metal, carved and hollowed, 1850 or earlier - Interior back post of House 17 (Raven House) BC Totem Pole Preservation Committee purchase, 1957 A50016

Naaxwa GyaaGang (Interior house post) Haida: Kunghit SGaang Gwaay Linagaay (Ninstints, Haida Gwaii, BC) Red cedar and metal, carved and hollowed, 1850 or earlier - Interior back post of House 17 (Raven House) BC Totem Pole Preservation Committee purchase, 1957 A50016

NORTHWEST COAST MODEL WOOD TOTEM POLE tapering form with deeply hollowed back, carved at the base with an unidentified creature, with thick lips, flaring nostrils, and exaggerated eye sockets flanking a stylized formline element, surmounted by a series of totemic creatures including a killer whale with a tall dorsal fin, a raven with backswept wings, a bear and an eagle with sharply downward turning beak, decorated with abalone shell. 42 1/2 in. Est 40,000 — 60,000 Lot 7 Sotheby's May 2014

NORTHWEST COAST MODEL WOOD TOTEM POLE tapering form with deeply hollowed back, carved at the base with an unidentified creature, with thick lips, flaring nostrils, and exaggerated eye sockets flanking a stylized formline element, surmounted by a series of totemic creatures including a killer whale with a tall dorsal fin, a raven with backswept wings, a bear and an eagle with sharply downward turning beak, decorated with abalone shell. 42 1/2 in. Est 40,000 — 60,000 Lot 7 Sotheby's May 2014

Haida model totem pole. 19th century. Royal BC museum collection. @cargocultist

Haida model totem pole. 19th century. Royal BC museum collection. @cargocultist

Robert Davidson, a carved argillite totem pole depicting Killer whale, Raven, and Killer whale,  signed to the base Davidson Jr. and HAIDA ART  SOLD FOR $21,850 (April 2014)

Robert Davidson, a carved argillite totem pole depicting Killer whale, Raven, and Killer whale, signed to the base Davidson Jr. and HAIDA ART SOLD FOR $21,850 (April 2014)

Panel by Erich Glendale from the Kwakwaka'wakw Nation. Northwest coast & First Nations fine art at Ahtsik Native Art Gallery.