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Catalog Number 10645-2111
Title Jacket, Book; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Never Try Nathaniel; Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc.
Object Name Jacket, Book
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Book jacket for "Never Try Nathaniel," by Laura Fisher. The book jacket image is of a boy in a red hat, brown coat, jeans, and boots, hanging on to a brown horse that has bolted down a tan hill. The saddle has loosened. The tan hill extends to the left, with windblown landforms. A green bush is on top of the hill. An antler rests on the lower left corner of the image. On the right in the distance is a green hill with fir trees. The sky is a clear blue. At the top of the right is the title of the book and author. Down the middle on the spine is the title of the book, author, and publisher. The left flap has text with a synopsis of the story, the title of the book, author, and the price of the book. On the bottom is a credit to Falter: "Jacket painting by John Falter." The right flap has the synopses for two other Laura Fisher books. On the bottom of the flap is the publishers name and address.
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc.
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Inscription Text J Falter
Height (in) 8.5
Width (in) 12.313
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Fisher, Laura
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection