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Catalog Number 10645-5194
Title Drawing; John Falter; Ink, Graphite
Object Name Drawing
Description Ink on white paper. The front features a cartoon figure slapping another figure wearing a suit. Below are two unhappy figures resting their heads on their bent arms. Text is written around the figures for conversation. On the bottom edge are three panels drawn with graphite of a figure by an aquarium. In the first panel the figure is fishing in the aquarium. In the second panel the figure is looking at an empty tank. In the third panel the figure is tapping on the glass as a fish swims into view. The cartoon continues on the back side with three rows of panels. The top row, first panel features the fish and figure looking at each other. The second panel features the figure holding the fish as it moves out of the aquarium. The middle row, first panel features the figure sitting on the ground opposite the fish in front of the aquarium. The second panel features the two sitting on the ground in front of the aquarium. On the bottom row, the single panel features an empty scene.
Material Paper, Ink, Graphite
Medium Ink, Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Height (in) 4.938
Width (in) 8
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Drawing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection