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Catalog Number 10645-2094
Title Proof, Printing; Cover; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; The Master Detective; December 1933
Object Name Proof, Printing
Description Printing proof for the cover of "The Master Detective." Color offset lithograph on white paper. Image on the paper is of a man in a white shirt and green tie gagged with a white cloth and bound with rope. A hand is holding a pistol on the man on the left. The image is of the man from the shoulders up. The background of the cover is red. Printed over the image at the top of the page is: "The Master Detective." "Detective" is printed in the yellow beam of light from a silver flashlight on the left edge. "Now // 15¢" is printed on a red shield beneath the flashlight. Printed in the upper right corner is a NRA logo and the month of publication. Printed on the left edge in black: "Trapping the // Murdering // Monster of // Fairmount // Park." Printed vertically on the left edge--the spine of the magazine--in black: "December, 1933," "The Master Detective," "15 Cents." The image is bordered by white.
Year Range from 1933
Year Range to 1933
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Macfadden Publications
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Inscription Text JF
Height (in) 14.188
Width (in) 11.438
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Cover, Magazine
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection