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Catalog Number 10645-4511
Title Poster; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; The Old House; Saturday Evening Post; May 18, 1946
Object Name Poster
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper backed with cardboard. Poster of the May 18, 1946 Saturday Evening Post Cover featuring the illustration "The Old House" by John Falter. The illustration is of three people--a blonde woman wearing a white shirt and yellow skirt, a man wearing a white hat, brown shirt, and tan pants, and a man wearing a grey suit--standing on a sidewalk facing a broken down three-story brick house. The house has broken windows, discolored walls, and boarded up windows. The lawn is overgrown and the steps are worn. The woman is holding blueprints and her companion is point at the house. On the lower left corner is the artist's printed and handwritten signature. At the top of the poster is the title of the magazine, date, and price. On the lower right is a listing of articles contained in the magazine. The manufacturing location and date is printed on the bottom left edge.
Date 05/18/1946
Material Paper, Cardboard, 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. May 18-46
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 27.938
Width (in) 21.813
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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