Winsor McCay : his life and art (Book, 2005) []
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Winsor McCay : his life and art

Winsor McCay : his life and art

Author: John Canemaker
Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Revided and expanded editionView all editions and formats

McCay's ten animated films, among them How a Mosquito Operates (1912) and Gertie the Dinosaur (1914), remain landmarks in the history of this art and were unmatched in the fluid movement and  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Winsor McCay; Winsor McCay; Winsor McCay; Winsor McCay
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Canemaker
ISBN: 0810959410 9780810959415 0810992345 9780810992344
OCLC Number: 1109980304
Description: 271 pages : illustrations (en partie en coleur) ; 32 cm.
Contents: Phase one: 1867 to 1903. Michigan years --
Chicago to Cincinnati --
Cincinnati years --
Phase two: 1903 to 1911. New York and the great comic strips --
Sheepshead Bay --
Vaudeville --
Little Nemo on Broadway --
Phase three: 1911 to 1934. Animated films --
A Hearst man --
After McCay.
Responsibility: John Canemaker ; foreword by Maurice Sendak.
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