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Catalog Number 10645-314
Title Proof, Printing; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; The Boss Comes to Dinner
Object Name Proof, Printing
Description Magazine clipping. Color offset lithograph on white paper. The advertisement features a color illustration by John Falter. The illustration features an older man in a purple suit seated in a green wingback chair sitting opposite a younger man leaning forward on a mint green sofa. Sitting next to him on a chair is a woman knitting. The room is white with two windows with white curtains. A red table is placed between the woman and the older man. The two men are holding glasses of beer. Printed beneath the illustration is the caption: " 'The Boss Comes to Dinner,' by John Falter, Number 8 in the series 'Home Life in America' by noted American illustrators." Below the illustration is a paragraph of ad copy titled: "Beer Belongs...Enjoy It!" Next to the copy is an illustration of beer, a vase with flowers, and tea sandwiches. Below the copy is the sponsors name and logo. Printed at the bottom edge is a notation of the magazine the ad was used in.
Date 09/15/1947
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 13.25
Width (in) 10.87
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Proof, Printing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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