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Catalog Number 10645-118
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Saturday Evening Post; February 26, 1949
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Poster featuring the February 26, 1949 Saturday Evening Post cover. The cover features the illustration "Getting Ready for School" by John Falter. The illustration is of five children and their mother getting ready for school in a country farm house kitchen. Two children wait bundled up holding books by the door on the left edge. To the right is the mom helping a girl into a green jacket. The two are standing behind the white kitchen table in front of shelves, stove, and sink. A boy is standing in front of the dish covered table half dressed drinking a glass of milk. A young boy is standing in front of a dog with a red ball on the left edge. Through the windows of the kitchen a snow covered landscape is visible. The dad is shoveling snow outside. On the lower left corner is the artist's printed and handwritten signature. At the top of the poster is the title of the magazine, date, and a sample listing of articles contained in the magazine. Printed on the bottom right edge is the manufacturing location and date.
Date 02/26/1949
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.; Curtis Publishing Company
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Makers mark Litho in U.S.A. Feb. - 26 - 49.
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 28.063
Width (in) 21.938
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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