Sidewall, "Popeye", 1938–40 Machine-printed on paper. Gift of Scott Cazet. 1999-38-1.
What is this?
Children's wallpaper featuring characters from the "Popeye" cartoon: Popeye, Pappy, Olive Oyl, Bluto, Sweet Pea and Wimpy. Copyright by King Features Syndicate is noted on the selvedge. Printed in eight colors on an off-white ground.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- Wall Stories: Children's Wallpapers and Books, Friday, October 03, 2008 - Sunday, April 05, 2009