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Catalog Number 10645-4513
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Saturday Evening Post;
Object Name Poster
Description Cardboard backed color poster of the December 21, 1946 Saturday Evening Post Cover featuring the illustration "Falls City Christmas" by John Falter. The illustration is of a bird's eye view of downtown Falls City at Christmas time with cars parked in front of businesses, cars driving along the street, and people walking along the sidewalks and roads. The street and sidewalks are decorated with garlands, Christmas trees, and red stars. Visible are two blocks with store fronts on both sides of the bustling main street. In the distance is a forest and a water tower. The sky is cloudy and the roads are snow/ice covered. On the lower left corner is the artist's printed and handwritten signature. At the top of the poster is the title of the magazine, date, price, and a listing of articles contained in the magazine.
Date 12/21/1946
Material Paper, Ink, Cardboard
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.; Curtis Publishing Company
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Makers mark Litho in U.S.A. Dec. - 21 - 46
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 28.125
Width (in) 22
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Poster
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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