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Catalog Number 10645-57
Title Painting; John Falter; Oil; Ronald Ramsey; Stretched
Object Name Painting
Description Oil on canvas, stretched, by John Falter. Portrait of a man, Ronald Ramsey, in a blue suit, green tie, and white shirt seated in a multi-colored armchair. The chair is turned to the left; the man is facing left but is turned slighlty to the right for a 3/4 profile from the waist up. Behind Ramsey is a short wall and curtain on the right edge. Through the window a view of the Missouri river and the hills rising on either side of it covered in green vegetation. The canvas is stapled to a wood stretcher and is not signed.
Date 1969
Year Range from 1969
Year Range to 1970
Culture American
Material Oil, Canvas, Wood Stretcher, Staples
Medium Oil
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Place of Origin USA: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Makers mark
Height (in) 30
Width (in) 36.375
Depth (in) 1
People Ramsey, Ronald
Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Painting
History Portrait of Ronald Ramsay of Atchinson, Kansas. He (John Falter) was not satisfied with this and did another in same pose. Hangs in hospital in Atchison I (Mrs. J. Falter) believe.
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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