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Howard Finster's casket

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Photographer:
Rosenak, Chuck, 1927-
Subject:
Finster, Howard
Type:
Photographs
Date:
2001
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 slide : col. ; 5 x 5 cm.
Summary:
The casket is lying on a desk in a whitewashed room with windows looking out on to the gardens. A cutout of an angel and several plaques thick with writing are hanging on the wall behind the casket. A sign on a pillar near the entrance of the room reads "But be ye doers of the word and not hearers only deceiving your own selves. James 1:33."
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Folk art
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11178
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Chuck and Jan Rosenak research material, ca. 1938-2003
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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