Otto Messmer

Felix Calms His Conscience

1923

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Original full color poster for the silent animated film Felix Calms His Conscience.

  • This rare poster is believed to be the only surviving example.
  • Otto Messmer (American, 1892-1983).
  • Pat Sullivan Cartoons.
  • Paper backed on linen.


Felix the Cat was created in 1919 by Otto Messmer and Pat Sullivan during the silent film era. Felix was the first animated character to become a star with film goers. Most of the Felix posters were duo-tone and this is one of the very few to have been produced in full color.

Dimensions
Height: 41 inches / 104.14 cm
Width: 27 inches / 68.58 cm
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Minor restoration to folds.

Some natural color aging to borders.

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