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Catalog Number 10645-5831-(1)
Title Sketch; John Falter; Benjamin Franklin
Object Name Proof, Printing
Description Template for book pages for Benjamin Franklin book illustrated by John Falter. There is text pasted on both sides of the template, underneath the drawings. There is a rudimentary pencil sketch on the top halves of both pages. The sketch depicts Benjamin Franklin placing clothes in the snow, depicting an experiment Franklin did to see how colors would absorb heat. A figure with a snow shovel observes Franklin and is labeled "interested neighbor with snow shovel". Item10645-5831-(2) used to be attached to this template.
Material Paper, Ink, graphite
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Height (in) 10
Width (in) 14.75
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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