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2023 Fall Fine Art & Antiques (Day 2)

Sat, Oct 7, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 324

2 Howard Finster Outsider Artworks, Book End & Signed Coke Bottle Print

Estimate: $400 - $450

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1st item: Howard Finster (Georgia/Alabama, 1916-2001) paint and marker on pine cut-out board bust-length male figure bookend, with shirt decorated with floral and architectural motifs above text including 1990 date and signature reading "By Howard Finster From God of Visions." With additional religious text on base and signed on neck, "Howard 1943." Numbered with signature en verso along with bird drawing. 9 1/8" H x 7 7/16" W x 4" D. 2nd item: Howard Finster Coca-Cola bottle offset lithograph depicting an anthropomorphic bottle labeled "Mr. Coke" decorated with text, numerous faces and human figures, and a church. Signed in marker, lower margin. With original photograph of Finster as a child affixed to verso. Housed under glass in a black metal frame. Sight: 25 " H x 9" W. Frame: 26 3/4" H x 10" W.


1st item: Overall good condition. 2nd item: Overall very good condition. Scattered abrasions to edges of frame along with loose lower left corner.

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