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Catalog Number 10645-5747
Title Sketch; John Falter; Chautauqua Stamp
Object Name Sketch
Description Marker and colored pencil or crayon sketch of a chautauqua scene. There is a large tent with a chautauqua banner that dominates the image. Behind the tent is the outline of tree tops and a water tower. To the proper right is a church steeple and rough outline of other buidings. A note with a line to this area says "Small Hamlet." Right in front of this area there is a low building that houses buggies. A note with a line to this area says "Distant group of hitched horses and buggies. Open shed." To the front of the tent are human figures. Written in black marker at the bottom of the image is "Chautauqua 1874-1974 US 8." "Hitching Post/Buggies/Smaller in scale than autos in your sketch and a respectable distance maintained from tent" is written in the lower proper left margin. "Please return all sketches" is written in the bottom margin.
Material Paper, Graphite
Medium Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Height (in) 8.25
Width (in) 14.5
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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