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Catalog Number 10645-1462
Title Brochure; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; East Meets West
Object Name Brochure
Description Offset lithograph brochure on orange paper. The brochure is a description by the artist of the painting "East Meets West." The brochure is titled at the upper left with the painting's name and material specifications, has nine paragraphs in two columns describing the union of the transcontinental railroad at Promontory Point, Utah, depicted by Falter's painting "East Meets West". The last paragraph includes Falter's thanks to all those that helped make the painting possible. The label is signed by "J. Falter" following the last paragraph. In the upper right corner is the image of the painting; two trains on a rail surrounded by a crowd with one man standing on the railroad track between the trains. In the lower right corner is 3M's company logo. Brochure is from the 3M Company and Falter collaboration "From Sea to Shining Sea".
Year Range from 1975
Year Range to 1975
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made 3M Company
Inscription Text J. Falter
Height (in) 11.063
Width (in) 8.438
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection