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Catalog Number 10645-3919
Title Drawing; John Falter; Graphite; Illustration #16
Object Name Drawing
Description Graphite illustration on white paper depicting a baseball game. A white haired boy in a "ATORS" shirt and pants is shown to have hit a ball. The umpire and the catcher stand up in awe of the hit. Two boys sit on the ground to the right. The illustration has "p. 72" written in red ink on a tag and taped to the bottom edge. "72" is written on the lower right corner. Written on the board along the bottom right edge is "50% of original size." The drawing is glued to a blue cardboard. On the back of the board is "Illus // #16" written in the upper left corner in graphite. A design note from DJ is written on the middle of the back. A second note is written in parentheses on the middle. Illustration is for Me'N'Steve.

Models for the characters were Falter's stepson Jay Wiley, and his friend Gordy Clark for "Steve."
Year Range from 1964
Year Range to 1965
Culture American
Material Paper, Graphite, Cardboard, Adhesive, Tape, Ink
Medium Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Height (in) 10.938
Width (in) 13.688
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Clark, Gordy
Wiley, Jay
Other Name Drawing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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