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Catalog Number 10645-4508
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Amber Waves of Grain; Saturday Evening Post; September 8, 1945
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper backed with cardboard. Poster of the September 8, 1945 Saturday Evening Post Cover featuring the illustration "Amber Waves of Grain" by John Falter. The illustration is of a boy wearing a grey sweater and jeans carrying a lunch pail and a stack of belted books as he walking through a field of yellow grass. A butterfly is flying to the left of the boy. In the distance are more fields and telephone poles leading to a white church. On the lower left corner is the artist's printed and handwritten signature. At the top of the poster is the title of the magazine, date, and price. On the lower left is a listing of articles contained in the magazine. The manufacturing location and date is printed on the bottom left edge.
Date 09/08/1945
Material Paper, Ink, Cardboard
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.; Curtis Publishing Company
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Makers mark Litho in U.S.A. Sept 8-45
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 28.125
Width (in) 22
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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