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Catalog Number 10645-5831-(2)
Title Sketch; John Falter; Benjamin Franklin
Object Name Proof, Printing
Description Copy of hatch mark drawing done by John Falter for Benjamin Franklin book illustrated by John Falter. It is signed "JF" on the proper left (below tree). This copy used to be attached to item 10645-5831-(1). The drawing shows Benjamin Franklin placing clothes in the snow, depicting an experiment Franklin did to see how colors would absorb heat. A brick building is behind him. A man with a snow shovel observes Franklin from behind.
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Height (in) 5.751
Width (in) 14.75
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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