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Catalog Number 10645-1615
Title Drawing; John Falter; Graphite
Object Name Drawing
Description Graphite on tracing paper. White lines form a grid on the drawing. Drawing of an amusement park. In the foreground left is a man with a bunch of balloons handing them out to children. A child is pulling a man and woman toward the balloons. Behind them is a cart pulled by a horse. On the left is a group of Ford cars parked in a line. In the middleground are five buildings in a row--a house, shed, gazebo, platform, and a tent. Behind the tent on the left is a ferris wheel. In the background is a three story pavilion. Faint outlines of trees fill out the scene.
Date c. 1980
Year Range from 1980
Year Range to 1980
Culture American
Material Tracing Paper, Graphite, Colored Pencil
Medium Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Height (in) 32
Width (in) 39.5
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Drawing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection