Drummer Cliff Leeman played with Artie Shaw, Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Woody Herman, and the World's Greatest Jazz Band.
pencil on paper, 1971
Falter's sketch of Cliff Leeman captured the intensity of a live performance.
Donor: John P. Falter Collection
lithograph, from the "Jazz from Life" series, 1971
For the "Jazz from Life" portfolio Falter refined his live sketch into a more polished portrait, losing some of the immediacy of the original drawing.
Donor: Cliff's Notes, Inc.