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Catalog Number 10645-5409
Title Drawing; John Falter; Graphite
Object Name Drawing
Description Graphite on a white paper. Drawing of three women standing in the street of a frontier town holding suitcases. Behind them a stagecoach is driving away from them. The three are standing in front of a building with a deck on the second floor. Two men are seated on the deck. One is asleep drunk, with an empty bottle lying beside him. The other man is half standing, leaning on the railing whistling at the women below. One women is shocked at his conduct. In the background are a line of buildings on the left and right of the street. In the distance are rolling hills.
Date 1978
Material Paper, Graphite
Medium Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Height (in) 8.438
Width (in) 10.875
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Drawing
History From a John P. Falter project file in the NSHS archives titled "Best Workable Ideas" (Feb. 23, 1978).
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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