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Catalog Number 10645-86
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Waving to the Train in the Distance; Saturday Evening Post; May 4, 1957
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Yellow poster featuring the Saturday Evening Post cover for the May 4, 1957 issue beneath a red rectangle with text. The cover features the illustration "Waving to Train in the Distance" by John Falter. The illustration depicts four children standing on top of a green hill waving to a passing red train engine pulling passenger cars through brown fields in the country. In the foreground is the roof of a white house and trees. A path leads to the top of the hill and down to the house. In the distance is a patchwork of green, yellow, and brown fields. Trees and hills border a lake in the background. On the lower middle left edge is the artist's printed signature. At the top of the poster is the title of the magazine, date, and a listing of articles contained in the magazine.
Date 05/04/1957
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.; Curtis Publishing Company
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Height (in) 18.188
Width (in) 14.063
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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