GERALD LAZARE AND LEWIS PARKER
REPARATION GIFTS (JUSTICE 5)
signed, pinholes and transparent tape present along the edges of the artwork
20 ins x 24 ins; 50 cms x 60 cms
A label on the reverse of this artwork explains, “An elder presents the gifts one by one to the bereaved family.
The first nine are to relieve the family’s anguish and some are to ease the tension between the villages concerned.
Displayed are typical Huron, Iroquoian and Algonkian artifacts.”
Department: Canadian Fine Art