The full title of this painting, completed in early 1993, is 'Maria Wa-Sees-Ya-Qua and her Spirit Eagle, Sam'.
Maria is a dancer, well known on the Pow-Wow trail.
Sam was a bald eagle who was rescued from a trap on the ice in Northern Michigan. Unable to fly, he lived out the rest of his natural life at Lansing Michigan's Fenner Arboretum.
A copy of the full story behind the inspiration for this painting is included with the purchase of each print.
Originally published in late 1993, there are 1181 prints, signed and numbered, in this limited edition.