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Catalog Number 10645-2088
Title Proof, Printing; Cover; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; True Detective; August 1933
Object Name Proof, Printing
Description Printing proof for a cover of "True Detective." Color offset lithograph on white paper. Image on the paper is of a a man in a brown suit, white shirt, and red tie clutching his stomach with one hand. The man is wearing glasses and has combed over hair and is staring at a hand holding a fired gun in the lower right corner. Printed on the top of the page is: "True Detective // Mysteries," in yellow. Printed at the top of the page on the right is "August" in white. A red badge on the upper right corner "A Macfadden Publications // 25 Cents." Printed on the right edge in white: "Cermak // Was Put // On the Spot!" Printed vertically on the left edge--the spine of the magazine--in black: "August, 1933," "True Detective Mysteries," "25 Cents."
Year Range from 1933
Year Range to 1933
Material Paper, Ink, Graphite
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Macfadden Publications
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Inscription Text JF
Height (in) 14.125
Width (in) 11.75
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Cover, Magazine
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection