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Catalog Number 10645-1710
Title Print; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Tuesday, August 11, 1859 - 9 A.M.
Object Name Print
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Print image of Abraham Lincoln seated in a barber's chair with a white red striped towel on his chest getting a shave in a barber shop as patrons look on. Lincoln is leaning back and has his legs crossed. The left wall of the shop has a shelves with shaving cups and brushes. A sink is the corner. A window on the middle right lets in light. Lincoln's top hat sits on a shelf next to the window. Below the shelf are chairs with two waiting patrons. The barber has a straight edge and is shaving Lincoln's face. He is wearing a white jacket, black tie, and glasses. A white border is on the left and right of the print. Printed on the back of the paper is the title, "Tuesday, August 11, 1859 - 9 A.M."
Year Range from 1976
Year Range to 1976
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Ink
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Inscription Text John Falter ©'76
Height (in) 6.313
Width (in) 9.563
People Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Print
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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