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Catalog Number 10645-2522
Title Book, Sketch; John Falter; Pencil, Graphite
Object Name Sketchbook
Description Strathmore "Alexis Layout" sketch book, missing the cover and back. First and last pages are a blank protective laminated newspaper. Book has blank pages and twenty-nine pages of graphite sketches. One page a with sketch of an adult male with balloons and a male child with a balloon- page is torn where the adult's body would be. Two pages with a rough scenic sketch of a landscape. Sketch of a male drinking from a cup. Three pages depicting variation of a hand pouring the contents out of a cup. One sketch of clothesline. Sketch of a tree. Two sketches of grapes. One sketch of a key hanging against a wood door. Sixteen pages of sketches of baseball scenes-the diamond, stadium, players making plays, catches, and the crowd. One page sketch of a pair of hands grasping a baton with "20 1/4 x 21" inscribed next to it.

Baseball sketches vary theme of April 19, 1947 Saturday Evening Post cover "Yankee Stadium."
Material Paper, Laminated Newspaper, Graphite
Medium Paper, Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Height (in) 14
Width (in) 11
Depth (in) 0.188
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Book, Sketch
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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