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Catalog Number 10645-4577
Title Painting; John Falter; Oil; Framed
Object Name Painting
Description Oil on canvas, framed, by John Falter. Image of a Vermeer painting, "Girl with a Pearl Earring"--a portrait of a woman from the chest up facing left with her head turned toward the front/viewer wearing a headdress, tan dress, and a pearl earring--placed on an easel on the right. Beside the painting are brushes, a cloth, a white pitcher, and three white cups. Beyond the table and the easel is black checkered floor and a blue chair. The painting is signed on the lower right by the artist. The canvas is framed by a black frame and a tan linen mat. It is stamped on the back "Made in France" in black. Falter's name and address are stamped in red on the back
Year Range from 1970
Year Range to 1982
Material Canvas, Oil, Wood, Ink
Medium Oil
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Inscription Text John Falter // 21 Summit St. // Philadelphia // Pa. 19118
Height (in) 15.25
Width (in) 18.125
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Vermeer, Johannes
Other Name Painting
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection