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Catalog Number 10645-4414
Title Painting; John Falter; Oil
Object Name Painting
Description Oil on canvas. Painting of a well in the desert. Two men are standing on a fresh mound of dirt beside a well engine. To the left is a pipe pouring water out into a ditch. The ditch winds into the desert on the left. In the distance are cacti, shrubs, and a mountain range. In the foreground on the right is a tan car. Beside the pile of dirt are oil barrels covered with tin. Another barrel has a red pump attached. The two men are wear cowboy boots and hats. The blue sky dominates two thirds of the painting.
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1980
Material Canvas, Oil Paint, Ink
Medium Oil
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Height (in) 36
Width (in) 28.063
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Painting
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection