This is simply adorable. I would love to see more of the work of the artist Edward Stanley Paschke Sr. He obviously had a great sense of humor. I suspect he is more in demand that one can discern by following various auctions, since his pieces are obviously ones to treasure.
Country of Origin: United States of America.
Media: Oil on Carved Wood Sculpture.
Signed/Titled: "Wetland Santa" (inscribed and titled by artist)
Size: 9 1/2 inches tall.
Property from the Betty L. Bergman Trust, Chicago, Illinois
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