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Catalog Number 10645-4608
Title Drawing; John Falter; Tempera, Graphite
Object Name Drawing
Description Graphite and tempera on grey paper. Drawings on both sides of paper. One side has the drawing of five jazz musicians floating on a grey background. Two rows of musicians; first row, upper left, a bald adult male playing a clarinet, head detailed and body outlined labeled "Barney Bigard" on his shoulder; to the left is an adult male in a fully detailed suit playing the trombone labeled "Vic" by his foot; to the left is an adult male's head and torso playing a drum kit. Second row: lower left, an adult male is seated, wearing a white shirt and playing the piano and is labeled "Feldman" under his arm. Lower right, an adult male's head singing. Drawn in graphite with white tempera coloring. Other side of paper has a single figure drawn behind a drum kit symbol. The figure has glasses, curly hair, and a checkered shirt on. Drawn in graphite with tempera highlights.


Musicians are labeled Feldman, Vic, and Barney Bigard
Date 1971
Year Range from 1971
Year Range to 1971
Material Paper, Graphite, Tempera
Medium Graphite, Tempera
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Height (in) 12.063
Width (in) 9
People Dickenson, Victor "Vic"
Bigard, Albany Leon "Barney"
Feldman, ?
Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Drawing
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection