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Catalog Number 10645-2510
Title Book, Sketch; John Falter; Paper, Graphite, Watercolor
Object Name Sketchbook
Description Green covered Strathmore "Alexis Layout" sketchbook with ten pages of graphite and watercolor sketches on paper. First page is a blank protective laminated newspaper. Sketches feature females and males; sketches include a male holding a newspaper or a guitar, male trousers, and males dancing with females. Females, wearing a variety of dresses, are dancing or being held by males. One page has a box with a sketch of pants with an accompanying description, "Fotos - grand central comultor. / with pants walking to train" in pencil. Written on several sketches is the slogan, "Live it Up." One page has five boxes of sketches of strawberries. The last page in the book has sketches of two flappers drawn in black watercolor.
Material Paper, Cardboard, Laminated Newspaper, Graphite,Watercolor
Medium Paper, Graphite, Watercolor
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Inscription Text One sketch of four females dancing with male pants, or sitting next to male pants, has the inscription, "RT./John Conly./ MU 4 0700."
Height (in) 14
Width (in) 11
Depth (in) 0.188
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Book, Sketch
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection