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Catalog Number 10645-1609
Title Drawing; John Falter; Graphite; Road Company
Object Name Drawing
Description Graphite drawing on white tracing paper. Drawing of a Western scene, "Road Company" featuring a bearded man in a tall hat playing a banjo for Native Americans. The man is dancing, playing his banjo beside two watching Native Americans on his right, and his wagon is pulled by a mule on the left. Beneath the wagon is a howling dog. To the left of the wagon is a Native American seated on a horse, watching and holding onto two horses. A rifle lies across his lap. A white crayon grid is drawn over the drawing. Numbers are written in the grid boxes along the bottom edge--one to six from the left.
Date c. 1980
Year Range from 1980
Year Range to 1980
Material Tracing Paper, Graphite, Crayon
Medium Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Height (in) 18.5
Width (in) 29.25
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Drawing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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