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Happy Friday, everyone, and hope your taxes are done. Here’s a two-minute art break for you all.

Wayne Thiebaud

Salads, Sandwiches, and Desserts, 1962.

Wayne Thiebaud is an American painter. He was born in Arizona and studied in California.

Cakes, 1963.

Thiebaud is a UC Davis Professor Emeritus. He still teaches one course per year.

Black and White Suckers, 1971.

I’ve seen some of his work in person at SF MOMA. He’s a painter after my own heart.

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