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Catalog Number 10645-111
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Backyard Wedding; Saturday Evening Post; June 24, 1950
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Yellow poster featuring the June 24, 1950 Saturday Evening Post cover. Printed across the top is a red rectangle with text. The cover features the illustration "Backyard Wedding" by John Falter. The illustration depicts a wedding party standing in the backyard of a yellow two-story house. At the front of the party is a woman in a white dress and a man in a black suit standing in front of a man in a black suit holding a book. The backyard has trees, flowers, and bushes with a white fence. In the foreground is the street with cars parked by the sidewalk. One car is decorated with streamers. A man holding a grocery bag is standing by the fence observing the wedding. In the background the roofs of five houses are visible. On the lower left corner is the artist's printed and handwritten signature. At the top of the cover is title of the magazine, date, and a listing of articles contained in the magazine. Printed on the bottom right edge is the manufacturing location and date.
Date 06/24/1950
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.; Curtis Publishing Company
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Makers mark Litho in U.S.A. June - 24 - 50.
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 28.063
Width (in) 21.875
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Poster
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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