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Catalog Number 10645-150
Title Print; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; The Jap Eradicator; Esquire; September 1943
Object Name Print
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Front of paper features a painting by John Falter, The Jap Eradicator, which features two soldiers in the jungle firing a machine gun at night. The machine gun is red hot from firing and has holes in the metal. The soldiers are wearing helmets and are half hidden by fern leaves. An arm is visible on the lower left corner. The painting is framed by a grey border. The title of the piece is printed beneath the painting on the lower left edge. On the back of the paper is a blonde Vargas girl in a pink negligee and pink high heels. The woman's body is facing left but her head is turned toward the right. One leg is bent beneath her and she is holding a diary. Below her on the left is a poem by Phil Stack titled "Military Secrets." Credit to A. Varga is made below the woman and below the poem. Falter's address is stamped in the upper right corner.
Date 09/01/1943
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.; Esquire, Inc.
Place of Origin USA
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 13.688
Width (in) 17.438
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Stack, Phil
Vargas, Alberto
Other Name Print
Event World War II
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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