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    Felix the Cat in Icy Eyes (Educational, 1927). One Sheet (28.5" X 41").
    The phenomenon of Felix the Cat began in the silent era, and he was the first character from animation to attain a level of popularity large enough to draw in movie audiences. He was the co-creation of Pat Sullivan and Otto Messmer, and there is still debate as to which animator came up with the character. His black body, white eyes, and broad grin, combined with the surrealism of the situations in which his cartoons placed him, made Felix one of the most recognized cartoon personalities in film history. In this installment of the Felix adventures, he is smitten with a flirty female cat. Despite his heroic actions to save her from a skating mishap, she spurns his advances with "icy eyes." The poster has been restored and touch up has been applied to pinholes in the corners, small tears and a chip in the top border, misfolding and fold wear. Fine/Very Fine.


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