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Catalog Number 10645-3674
Title Print; L.Maurer, Nathaniel Currier; Color Gravure; The Life of a Fireman
Object Name Print
Description Color gravure on white paper. The print, titled "The Life of a Fireman: The race. - "Jump her boys, jump her."" by L. Maurer and N. Currier, features a race between two carts pulled by men. The scene is taking place at dusk in front of a line of trees. A building with a clock tower stands behind the trees. The two carts are pulled by a line of firemen. The cart on the left has the edge. Two men stand in front holding trumpets. Boys with lanterns are running ahead. The print is framed by white. The title, artist's names, location and copyright information are engraved below the print. Graphite notes are written on the bottom right edge of the print by John Falter. The reprint company's name--Woman's Day--and information is printed on the lower middle.
Material Paper, Ink, Graphite
Medium Color Gravure
Artist Maurer, L.; Currier, Nathaniel
Made Woman's Day
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Inscription Text On left: Babe firemen

On right: gal firewomen // in front of man with horn
Height (in) 14.125
Width (in) 18.063
People Currier, Nathaniel
Maurer, L.
Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Print
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection