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Catalog Number 10645-3925
Title Drawing; John Falter; Graphite; Illustration #26
Object Name Drawing
Description Graphite illustration on white paper depicting two boys painting a ceiling. The two boys are lying on top of a table stacked on top of another table. The body of one boy is visible lying on the right; the arm of the other boy is visible on the left. Hanging from the table are two dripping buckets of paint. The ceiling is dripping paint and their brushes are dripping paint. Visible behind the boys and to the left is a window. The illustration has "125" written in red ink on a tag and taped to the bottom edge. "125" is written on the lower right corner. Written on the board along the bottom right edge is "45% of original size." The drawing is glued to a blue cardboard. On the back of the board is "Illus // #26" written in the upper left corner in graphite. A design note is written in graphite on the middle of the back. "Illus 26" is written in orange crayon on the middle of the back. 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, Crayon
Medium Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Lansdale
Height (in) 10.938
Width (in) 13.75
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