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Catalog Number 10645-4163
Title Print; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; The Gusher
Object Name Print
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Print of John Falter's painting "The Gusher," featuring an oil field and several oil derricks. In the middleground is an oil derrick with oil bursting out the top with a shed at the base. A man stands to the right of the oil derrick waving his cowboy hat. In the foreground, a Model T car with two passengers is driving on a road away from the oil derrick. One man is standing up in the car waving to the man standing back by the oil derrick. Along the road is a barbed wire fence. In the background are more oil derricks. The ground is green with few yucca type plants. The sky is a clear blue. On the bottom right of the print "Specimen" is punched into the paper. Written on the lower left corner is the artist's signature. The print is pasted onto a white board and framed by a tan mat.
Year Range from 1981
Year Range to 1981
Material Cardboard, Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Inscription Text John Falter NANA (c) '81
Height (in) 13.125
Width (in) 10.063
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Print
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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