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Photo credit: Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University

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Title: Santa
Date: 1991
Medium: Oil and black felt tip marker on shaped plywood panel
Dimensions: Image: 27 3/4 x 9 3/8 in. (70.5 x 23.8 cm)
Credit Line: Acquired through the generosity of Kenneth Iscol, Class of 1960, and Jill Iscol
Object Number: 99.002.002
Label Text: Remarkably industrious, uniquely creative, and unabashedly generous of spirit, Finster often said, “I never met a person I didn’t love.” His association with musicians including R.E.M. and David Byrne of Talking Heads contributed to his renown. ("The Best Way to Prepare Bananas: Fruits of the Soul from the Permanent Collection," curated by Matt Conway and presented at the Johnson Museum June 24-August 13, 2017)

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