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Catalog Number 10645-117
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Gramercy Park; Saturday Evening Post; February 11. 1950
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Poster of the August 13, 1949 Saturday Evening Post cover, "Pier Fishing" by John Falter. The cover features an illustration of a pier lined with fishermen--men, boys, and women--standing at the pier rail. Fishing poles are held by five of the people at the rail. Behind the rail is a bench with a boy sitting on it. In the distance are hills, and water. On the lower left is the artist's printed and handwritten signature. At the top of the poster is the title of the magazine, date, and a sample listing of articles contained in the magazine. The manufacturing location and date are printed on the lower right edge.
Date 08/13/1949
Material Paper, Ink
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. Aug. 13 - 49.
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 28.063
Width (in) 21.875
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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