David R. Boxley
23.25" high by 22.25" wide
David Robert Boxley is a Tsimshian artist from Metlakatla, Alaska. He is the eldest son of renowned artist David Albert Boxley, who began teaching him art as a young boy. Although David Robert's work is influenced by his father, he has developed his own style and is now considered one of the finest Northwest Coast artists.
"W'ats'a" is the Tsimshian term for river otter, also known as "land otters."