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Catalog Number 10645-3652
Title Drawing; John Falter; Charcoal, Ink
Object Name Drawing
Description Charcoal and ink illustration on white paper featuring the image of two figures holding hands through a window. Centered on the paper is a drawing of a haggard adult male in tattered clothing holding a bag in one hand and grasping a boy's hand through a barred window. The cell wall has tally scratches in it below the window.

The drawing was taped into a mat; a note typed and glued on the mat: Illustration by John Falter for The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain (McMillan Classics) Page 192. "that's's it. Shake hands - yourn'll come through the bars, but mine's too big. Little hands, and weak - but they've helped Muff Potter a power.'"
Material Paper, Charcoal, Ink
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Height (in) 12.938
Width (in) 8.813
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Drawing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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