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Catalog Number 10645-4516
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Saturday Evening Post;
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper backed by cardboard. Poster featuring the May 24, 1947 Saturday Evening Post cover. The cover features the illustration "Lovers' Lane, Falls City, Nebraska" by John Falter. The illustration depicts a bird's-eye view of a water tower in the foreground above a clearing with five cars parked along a dirt road. Couples are sitting in the grass and walking beneath the trees. Beyond the clearing is a forest of green trees. In the distance are the roof tops of houses, and beyond them are grass covered hills. The moon hangs in a dark blue sky next to clouds. On the lower left corner is the artist's printed and handwritten signature. At the top of the poster is title of the magazine, date, and a listing of articles contained in the magazine. Printed on the bottom right edge is the manufacturing location and date.
Date 05/24/1947
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. 5-24-47
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 27.938
Width (in) 21.938
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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