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Catalog Number 10645-313
Title Proof, Printing; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Horseshoe Pitching; United States Brewers Foundation
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 outdoor scene of five men playing horseshoes and four women sitting or standing on the porch of a red brick house. The lawn is green and one man is standing on a bald patch of dirt flinging a horseshoe. The men around them are holding beer glasses. Beyond the house is another house, trees, and bushes. Printed beneath the illustration is the caption: " 'Horseshoe Pitching,' by John Falter, Number 7 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.
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1950
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 13.938
Width (in) 10.875
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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