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Betty and Boris Artzybasheff Christmas card, 1951

Artzybasheff, Boris, 1899-1965


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Title: Betty and Boris Artzybasheff Christmas card

Date: 1951

Physical Details: Christmas Card : 1 p. : ill. ; 28 x 20 cm

Description: One sheet designed to look like a standard 1040 tax form, but covering the center of the form is an image of Santa Claus, wearing a bandit mask, sheriff's star and carrying a gun. He holds out an Uncle Sam top hat underneath the text "your income" which is circled in red with the words "put it here!" nearby.

On another slip of paper in red text is printed: Betty and Boris Artzybasheff wish you Merry Christmas and the best of everything, and above all, the best of health!

Creator: Artzybasheff, Boris, 1899-1965

Forms part of: W. Langdon Kihn papers, 1904-1990, bulk 1904-1957

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Boris Artzybasheff. Betty and Boris Artzybasheff Christmas card, 1951. W. Langdon Kihn papers, 1904-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 11270