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Catalog Number 10645-3636
Title Drawing; John Falter; Graphite; 2nd Session at the Broadmoor '71
Object Name Drawing
Description Graphite on white paper collage drawing of seven jazz musicians titled "2nd Session at the Broadmoor '71" in the lower right corner. Drawing of the musician's heads and instruments. Clockwise from top left: adult male head labeled Al Cohen (misspelled Cohn) blowing into a sax mouthpiece facing left; two variations of head with black hair and mustache labeled Doc Newman; adult male head, two variations, labeled Zoot Sims playing a sax; one adult head with black hair facing left labeled Monsie Alexander; two heads playing the trombone labeled Kai Winding; and one adult male with torso playing a piano labeled Dick Hyman. In the center of the circle is a drawing of an adult male playing a partially depicted bass--head, neck and strings--labeled Milt Hinton.

Note on the back of the paper lists the jazz musicians drawn and the instruments they play. Note is titled "2nd at 9/4/71 Afternoon".
Date 09/04/1971
Material Paper, Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Inscription Text J. Falter ©
Height (in) 11.25
Width (in) 14.188
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Hyman, Dick
Alexander, Monsie
Hinton, Milt
Sims, John Haley "Zoot," 1925-1985
Newman, Joe
Winding, Kai
Cohn, Al
Other Name Drawing
Event Broadmoor Jazz Party
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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