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    Winsor McCay "America First" Editorial Cartoon Illustration Original Art (c. 1910s). Most-known for his famous comic strips Little Nemo in Slumberland and Dream of the Rarebit Fiend, and also for his ground-breaking first-ever animated cartoon Gertie the Dinosaur, Winsor McCay was also a prolific newspaper artist. He produced many political cartoons throughout the 1910s and 1920s. This great piece was created in ink over graphite with blue pencil shading on Bristol board with an image area of 16.25" x 11". Signed in the lower right of the image area. The toned piece is in Very Good condition. There is also a rough graphite prelim on the reverse side for an editorial cartoon titled "The Foreclosures Avalanche".

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