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Catalog Number 10645-4145
Title Print; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; The Private Who Led the Attack; Esquire; 1944
Object Name Print
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Front of paper features a painting by John Falter, "The Private Who Led the Attack," feature four soldiers lying in the snow behind a snow bank firing on the enemy. On soldier is turned around in the snow, facing the other soldiers and yelling. In the distance is more snow and black figures lying in the snow. Snow capped mountains are visible in the background and on the edges of the painting. The painting is framed by a grey border. The painting is framed by a grey border. Printed along the bottom is black text: "Esquire, Inc., 1944" below the left corner, "The Mission to Port Lyautey by John Falter" beneath the middle, and "Printed Especially For Esquire" below the right corner. Stamped on the back side is Falter's name and address on the left edge.
Year Range from 1944
Year Range to 1944
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Esquire, Inc.
Place of Origin USA
Makers mark John Falter // 21 Summit St. // Philadelphia, // P.A. 19118 // 215-CH 7-5783
Height (in) 13.25
Width (in) 17.875
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Print
Event World War II
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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