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Jolly Santa Claus  Saint Nicholas Christmas by maryjanewhitehurst, $175.00

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Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house.  In 1931, artist Haddon Sundblom created magazine ads for Coca‑Cola inspired by Clement Clark Moore's 1822 poem 'The night before Christmas', featuring St Nicholas as a kind, jovial man in a red suit.

In famed Chicago commercial illustrator Haddon Sundblom painted a jolly, red-garbed Santa Claus for the Coca-Cola Company's 1931 advertising campaign. His depictions of the Coca-Cola Santa, formed America's perception of what Santa Claus looks like.