29 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 13,750
Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
Haddon H. Sundblom (1899-1976)
signed 'Sundblom' (lower right)
oil on canvas
18 x 20 in. (45.7 x 50.8 cm.)
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Haddon Sundblom created images for literary publications such as The Saturday Evening Post and Ladies' Home Journal as well as major food and beverage companies such as Maxwell House, Budweiser and Coca-Cola. The present work relates to the artist's renowned "Coca-Cola Santa" series.
Private collection, commissioned from the artist, 1974.
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