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Catalog Number 10645-2098
Title Proof, Printing; Cover; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; The Master Detective; April 1934
Object Name Proof, Printing
Description Printing proof for the cover of "The Master Detective." Color offset lithograph on white paper. Image on the paper is of a blonde woman in a brown dress with a white ruffle collar holding candlestick telephone. A hand reaching from the left is pressed against the startled woman's mouth. The woman is painted from the chest up. The background of the cover is red. Printed over the image at the top of the page is: "The Master Detective." "Detective" is printed in the yellow beam of light from a silver flashlight on the left edge. "Now // 15¢" is printed on a red shield beneath the flashlight. Printed in the upper right corner is a NRA logo and the month of publication. Printed on the lower left in white: "The // Great // Indiana // Prison // Break." Printed vertically on the left edge--the spine of the magazine--in black: "April, 1934," "The Master Detective," "15 Cents." The image is bordered by white.
Year Range from 1934
Year Range to 1934
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Macfadden Publications
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Inscription Text John // Falter
Height (in) 14.375
Width (in) 11.375
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Cover, Magazine
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection