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Catalog Number 10645-3651
Title Drawing; John Falter; Graphite, Tempera, Charcoal
Object Name Drawing
Description Graphite drawing with charcoal and tempera coloring on brown paper. Drawing of a city scene. Drawing of a sidewalk with residential buildings and trees in the background. Main focus of a high iron wrought fence with art hanging off of it. Sitting by the fence is an artist drawing a subject. Walking and observing the art and the artist are several pedestrians. Drawing done in graphite with charcoal shading--tree trunks, fence, and clothing--and tempera coloring--tree foliage, frames on art, clothing, and background buildings. Captioned along the bottom edge is Falter's cursive handwriting: "setting place like Gramercy Park. Sunlight sifting through trees. Saturday Morning feeling."
Material Paper, Graphite, Tempera, Charcoal
Medium Graphite, Tempera, Charcoal
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Inscription Text J. Falter
Height (in) 11.375
Width (in) 11.188
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Drawing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection