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Catalog Number 10645-4507
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Office Poker Party; Saturday Evening Post; August 18, 1945
Object Name Poster
Description Cardboard backed color poster of the August 18, 1945 Saturday Evening Post Cover featuring the illustration Office Poker Party by John Falter. The illustration features a four floors of a building. Each floor has five windows shown. On the first floor a poker game is visible through four windows. Yellow light illuminates a eight men sitting around a green felt table covered with red, white, and blue chips and cards. The second through third floors shown are dark with curtains hanging in the windows--purple, green and white striped, and yellow. Furniture and people are visible through the windows. To the right of the building is a darkening sky--the sun is setting--above factories, water, and a ferry moving toward the right. On the lower left corner is the artist's printed signature. At the top of the poster is the title of the magazine, date, price, and a listing of articles contained in the magazine.
Date 08/18/1945
Material Paper, Ink, Cardboard, Metal
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Height (in) 27.188
Width (in) 21.125
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Poster
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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