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Catalog Number 10645-3912
Title Drawing; John Falter; Graphite; Illustration #9
Object Name Drawing
Description Graphite illustration on white paper depicting two boys in sweatshirts and pants running toward a man standing next to a hydrant on the right. The adult male is wearing a trench coat, hat and bow-tie. Lines are drawn out from his feet and he is waving his arms in the air. He holds a briefcase in the right hand. The illustration has "30 // k 18 6/4 - 64?" written in red ink on the right edge. "30" is written on the lower right corner. The drawing is glued to a blue cardboard. On the back of the board "Illus // #9" is written in the upper left corner in graphite and the "9" partially obscured by tape. "Illus 9" is written beneath in orange. A design note in graphite is written by DJ on the middle of the blue board. Written on the front along the bottom right edge is "64% of original size." Illustration is for Me'N'Steve.

Models for the characters were Falter's stepson Jay Wiley, and his friend Gordy Clark for "Steve."
Year Range from 1964
Year Range to 1965
Culture American
Material Paper, Graphite, Cardboard, Adhesive, Tape, Ink
Medium Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Lansdale
Inscription Text J Falter
Height (in) 10.938
Width (in) 13.75
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Clark, Gordy
Wiley, Jay
Other Name Drawing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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