Wonderful World of Animation Art Gallery
9517 Culver Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
Dream of the Rarebit Fiend
Dated 1907. The actual strip measures 19.5" x 14.0" while the backing board measures 21.0" x 15.75". Signed by Silas AKA Winsor McCay.
The strip has been affixed to a backing board. Somewhat visible in the web image, there are 7 minor perforations in the strip; by the right edge at the upper right corner, by lower left corner of the 1st frame, by the left edge of the 2nd frame, by the right edge of the 4th frame, by the lower left corner of the 5th frame and by the upper right corner of the 8th frame. There is a tinge of color change along the extreme outer edges which can be easily matted out. The title text is separate and has been affixed to the comic artwork. As visible in the web image, there is darker discoloration in the title text and along its edges.
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