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Catalog Number 10444-189
Title Book, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Illustrated by John P. Falter
Object Name Book
Description The 1962 edition of Mark Twain's "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" published by the Macmillan Company features illustrations by John Falter. The cover shows Huck and Jim rafting down the river.

colors: white, black, blue, yellow
Date 1962
Material paper, ink
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P., Twain, Mark, The Macmillan Company, Fadiman, Clifton
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Height (in) 9.3
Width (in) 6.5
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
History Nebraska native John P. Falter was a renowned illustrator and artist best known for the more than 185 Saturday Evening Post covers he produced from the 1940s to the 1960s. His work also appeared in Esquire, Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan, McCall's, Life, and Look. Falter produced illustrations for pulp magazines, three hundred World War II recruiting posters, a series of paintings of World War II heroes, numerous advertisements, and paintings depicting western migration and exploration. Falter died in 1982.
Credit line Robert C. Pettit, Lincoln, Nebraska
Collection Pettit, Robert C.
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