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Catalog Number 10645-54
Title Painting; John Falter; "Quality of Mercy; Red Cross; Oil; Framed
Object Name Painting
Description Oil on canvas. Painting by John Falter of a young girl wearing a red dress and grey sweater kneeling on wood planks. The young girl is looking up to the right, reaching out a hand toward two hands extending from the upper right. The girl is holding a broken doll. The background is dusty yellow through which only the top of an electric pole is visible. The painting is signed on the lower left corner. Framed. Used for a Red Cross poster.
Date 1949
Material Canvas, Oil Paint
Medium Oil
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Height (in) 32.813
Width (in) 22.813
Depth (in) 1.25
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Painting
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection ECFalter, John P. Collection