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Catalog Number 10645-4007
Title Proof, Printing; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Lucky Strike
Object Name Proof, Printing
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Printing proof of an advertisement for Lucky Strike cigarettes with an illustration by John Falter. The illustration is featured on the top half of the ad and depicts a man, L. H. Purdom, in a suit, fedora, and glasses holding a tobacco leaf up in both hands. He is standing in front of wood siding and a window. Ad copy is printed at the top of the page: "Lucky Strike presents The Man Who Knows-." A paragraph of text with a quote from Purdom is printed on the top left corner. Beneath the illustration is more ad copy with the image of a man helping a woman light her cigarette next to the image of a carton of Lucky Strike cigarettes.
Year Range from 1935
Year Range to 1950
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Height (in) 21.875
Width (in) 15
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Purdom, L. H.
Other Name Proof, Printing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection