A Short Biography of
ROBERT R LANGFORD


Bob was born in New Bedford Massachusetts. His grandfather was a whaler who sailed on the famous whaling ship, The Morgan, which is now in Mystic Seaport.

Bob began carving at the age of eight years, drawing from his experience & heritage for ideas & mediums in which to work. He has traveled Europe extensively & has lived & worked in the Black Forest & Alaska. He is one of the foremost carvers in bone and ivory in the United States today. Bob now resides in Everett, Washington.


Each piece of Langford art comes with a certificate such as this one! Each piece is a numbered limited edition!

Lang-001
$1,300.00

"Kwakiutl Killer Whale Mask"

Materials used: Fossil Walrus Ivory and fossil walrus jaw bone for the base.
The piece is described as follows: Kwakiutl in cedar bark dress, bent over carrying killer whale mask.
and has been assigned the number of 1 in an edition strictly limited to 10 works.

Base = 5 in. X 3 in.
Whale Hat = 4 in. X 4 in.
Overall Height = 5 in.

Lang-002
$1,450.00

" Nootka Whaler "

Materials used: Fossil Walrus Ivory and fossil walrus jaw bone for the base.
The piece is described as follows: Nootka whaler in basket hat with harpoon and float on rocks. Polychromed
and has been assigned the number of 2 in an edition strictly limited to 10 works.

Base = 5 in. X 3 in.
Float = 3 in. X 1 in.
Figure = 5 in.
Harpoon = 7 in.
Overall Height = 7 in.

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Lang-003
$7,600.00

" Haida Canoe "

Materials used: Fossil Walrus Ivory and Cedar wood.
The piece is described as follows: Haida war canoe with five figures - Canoe mounted on Beaver - (totemic).
and has been assigned the number of 1 in an edition strictly limited to 2 works.

Lang-004
$1,300.00

" Ceremonial hat with Whale Crest "

Materials used: Fossil Walrus Ivory
The piece is described as follows: Tlinget Indian with rattle and button blanket with Whale Crest hat.
and has been assigned the number of 1 in an edition strictly limited to 10 works.

Base = 4 in. X 3 in.
Overall Height = 5 in.

Lang-006

$5100.00

" Box Cooking "

Materials used: Fossil Walrus Ivory, Fossil Bone and Red Cedar.
The piece is described as follows: Scene depicting box cooking of fish. Woman seated with hat and tongs..
and has been assigned the number of 1 in an edition strictly limited to 1 work

Base = 9 in. X 7 in. X 2 in.
Figure = 3 in.
Overall Height = 5 in.