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Catalog Number 10645-2091
Title Proof, Printing; Cover; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; The Master Detective; September 1933
Object Name Proof, Printing
Description Printing proof for the cover of "The Master Detective." Color offset lithograph on white paper. Image on the paper is of a man in a fedora and trench coat holding his lapel over his face with one hand and the other has dropped a pistol. Behind him to the left is an open safe. The background of the cover is red. Printed over the image at the top of the page is: "The Master Detective." "Detective" is printed in the yellow beam of light from a silver flashlight. "Now // 15¢" is printed on a red shield beneath the flashlight. Printed on the upper right corner is the month of publication. Printed on the lower right edge in white: "Warden Prather's // Own Story // of the Great // Lansing Prison Break!" Printed vertically on the left edge--the spine of the magazine--in blue: "September, 1933," "The Master Detective," "15 Cents." The cover is bordered by white.
Year Range from 1933
Year Range to 1933
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Macfadden Publications
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Inscription Text JF
Height (in) 14.375
Width (in) 11.438
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Cover, Magazine
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection