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Catalog Number 10645-444
Title Proof, Printing; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; The Abandoned; Avon
Object Name Proof, Printing
Description Printing proof book jacket for The Abandonment by Paul Gallico. Color offset lithograph on white cardboard. The jacket is white. The cover features the illustration of a woman in a green sweater holding a brown cat. The two are viewed from the side. Above the illustration is the author's name and the title of the book in brown ink. Between the title and author's name is a review from the Chicago Tribune. The publisher's logo and name is printed on the top left. Printed on the spine is the publishers name and logo, book title, author, and the ISBN number. On the back cover is a short synopsis printed on the left edge above a close-up of the front illustration. The close-up features the faces of the woman and cat.

Signed on lower left. Ad in form of a book cover for "The Abandoned" by Paul Gallico. Image Shows a Child with a brown and white cat on shoulder. Publisher: Avon.
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Avon
Place of Origin USA
Inscription Text J Falter
Height (in) 7.063
Width (in) 9.188
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Gallico, Paul
Other Name Proof, Printing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection