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Catalog Number 10645-1375
Title Drawing; John Falter; Colored Pencil, Graphite; Child Life; 1963
Object Name Drawing
Description Colored pencil and graphite on white paper. Cover illustration for Child Life magazine. Drawing of a stocking with red text written on the body of the sock, save for the heel and toes which have green stripes. A grey mouse sits below the stocking next to the toe, which has a hole in it. Green Christmas tree leaves, holly with red berries, and one ornament hang behind the stocking. The text on the stocking is a story based off the "Night Before Christmas" about a mouse who does stir at night and the benefit the mouse gets from the hole in the sock. Child Life is written in black letters in the upper left corner.The illustration is framed in a graphite rectangle. A note is written on the lower right of the paper: "Read to cover".
Date 1963
Year Range from 1963
Year Range to 1963
Material Paper, Colored Pencil, Graphite
Medium Colored Pencil, Graphite
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 13.688
Width (in) 11
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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