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Catalog Number 10645-102
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Boating in Central Park; Saturday Evening Post; July 11, 1953
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Yellow poster featuring the July 11, 1953 Saturday Evening Post cover. At the top of the poster is a red rectangle with text. Beneath is the cover, centered on the page. The cover features the illustration "Boating in Central Park" by John Falter. The illustration depicts a view from the top of some stairs that lead to an angel fountain in the middleground and a pond bordered by rocks and trees in the background. In the foreground a man is feeding pigeons on the stairs. A crowd of people are milling around and sitting on the fountain. On the pond are row boats with couples rowing them. On the lower left corner is the artist's printed signature. Beneath is the artist's handwritten signature. At the top of the poster is the title of the magazine, date, and a sample of articles contained in the magazine. The manufacturing date and location are printed on the lower right edge.
Date 07/11/1953
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 Printed in U.S.A. 7-11-53
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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