Norval Morrisseau R.C.A.

Ojibway Spiritman

24.5x18.25 in.
$400 Cdn.

Private collection, British Columbia

Norval Morrisseau, artist (b at Sand Point Reserve, near Beardmore, Ont 14 Mar 1932; d at Toronto 4 Dec 2007). Norval Morrisseau was a self-taught artist of Ojibwa ancestry (his Ojibwa name, which appears in syllabics on his paintings, means “Copper Thunderbird”) and he originated the pictographic style, or what…