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Catalog Number 10645-1980
Title Scrapbook; John Falter; Mixed Media
Object Name Scrapbook
Description Page from a scrapbook. Three paper items pasted on a brown page. Two newspaper articles, one "Woman's Club to Give Play Tonight" has a paragraph underlined. The paragraph mentions Suzanne Falter acting in a play. The article is pasted in the upper left corner. Written below the article is the date "Friday, Mar. 5, 1926". The second article, "Ear Frankenberger Gets 555 // Words Out of "George H. Falter"" is pasted in the upper right corner. The article details a contest to create words out of "George H. Falter". A strip from the newspaper is pasted above the article with the date, "March 5, 1926". Beneath the second article is a cutout of an apple painted with oil paints. The apple is red against a tan background. To the right is a note about the apple.
Date circa 1926
Year Range from 1926
Year Range to 1926
Material Paper, Ink, Oil
Medium Mixed Media
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Richardson), Falls City
Inscription Text So this is art // HA HA - This is the // first art I ever did //
in oil - I got the // Set for Christmas // and wanted to try //
it out stue neitgel // was sitting by me // and considered //
it a masterpiece // Jan. 1st 1926 age 15
Height (in) 12
Width (in) 9
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Scrapbook
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection