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Catalog Number 10645-4270
Title Clipping, Magazine; Winslow Homer; Letterpress; Our Next President; Harper's Weekly
Object Name Clipping, Magazine
Description Magazine clipping from Harper's Weekly dated October 31, 1868. The clipping features text on one side and an illustration by Winslow Homer on the other. The illustration, "Our Next President," is of a woman standing among a party of two women and two men holding aloft a glass giving a toast. The other people, sitting down, are holding up their glasses. The party is sitting in a dining room. In the background is a fireplace with rifles displayed above. To the right is a portrait of a man. In the foreground on the left is a table with a bottle of wine and grapes on a plate sitting on top. The title of the illustration and the artist's name is printed below.
Date 10/31/1868
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Letterpress
Artist Homer, Winslow
Made Harper & Brothers
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Height (in) 16
Width (in) 11
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Homer, Winslow
Other Name Clipping, Magazine
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection