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Catalog Number 10645-15
Title Painting; John Falter; Oil; Savoy; Framed
Object Name Painting
Description Oil on canvas. Painting of the Savoy Ballroom in Harlem. Painting of a woman and a man dancing on a cleared ballroom floor as a crowd of people watch in the background. On the wall behind the woman is an unifished wall. The woman is wearing a white top and black skirt and the man is wearing a tan suit and pink shirt. The floor is tan. The couples standing behind are well dressed in suits and dresses. The painting is stretched and framed with a foam core backing. "40 x 32 1/4 // Savoy" is written in graphite on the bottom edge.
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1980
Material Canvas, Oil Paint, Graphite
Medium Oil
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Height (in) 31.75
Width (in) 39.625
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Painting
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection