1994 Hand Carved & Painted Wood Folk Art Santa Figure By Jonathan Bastian
Origin: Purchased at an estate auction in Lancaster County Pennsylvania.
Size: Measures ~7 1/8" high, ~2" at its widest, and the base of the boots measure ~1" by ~1 1/16". The piece weighs about three ounces.
Maker: Jonathan Bastian, originally from Kutztown, PA now living in Virginia.
Marks: Marked J. Bastian 94 in black on the back of the piece.
Distinguishing Characteristics - Most Interesting About The Piece: Truly a nice and colorful piece of Americana, which would make a worthy addition to your collection of American Folk Art.
Condition: The carving is in very good condition, with no breaks, cracks, losses, or repairs. It does have minor scratches, a minimal loss to the paint and a few minor nicks. Please see photos for additional condition information.
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