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Catalog Number 10645-3689
Title Drawing; John Falter; Charcoal
Object Name Drawing
Description Charcoal drawing on white paper. Preliminary sketch of design featured in the June 28, 1947 Saturday Evening Post cover, "Antique Store." Charcoal drawing of an elderly couple peering into a window; the woman stands behind the man. The couple is drawn from behind. A second couple is drawn on the right side of the paper in a side view with the woman bent over in front of the man. Light pencil sketches of figures are drawn on the left and right side of the paper. The paper used is from a Artcraft Water Color Paper spiral bound sketchbook. The paper was made by M. Grumbacher in New York, New York. The first drawing of the elderly couple is the same design as the couple featured in the June 28, 1947 Saturday Evening Post cover, "Antique Store."
Date 1949-1959
Year Range from 1949
Year Range to 1959
Culture American
Material Paper, Charcoal, Graphite
Medium Charcoal
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Makers mark Post cover Antique Shop
Inscription Text J Falter
Height (in) 12.063
Width (in) 18
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Drawing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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