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Catalog Number 10645-44
Title Painting; John Falter; Oil; The Jap Eradicator; Framed
Object Name Painting
Description Oil on canvas. Painting of two soldiers wearing helmets and fatigues in the jungle firing a machine gun at night. The machine gun is red hot from firing. Holes are in the barrel of the gun. The soldiers are half hidden by fern leaves. An arm is visible on the lower left corner. The painting is signed by the artist on the lower left corner. Framed.
Year Range from 1943
Year Range to 1944
Material Canvas, Oil Paint
Medium Oil
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA
Height (in) 13.125
Width (in) 31.313
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Event WWII
History Note attached to painting written by Mary E. Falter: "The Red Hot Machine Gun, True Story-Action in the Pacific. From Esquire Series"
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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