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Popeye and the Twentieth Century
  • Bud Sagendorf
    1915–1994
    active: United States
  • Popeye and the Twentieth Century, circa 1968
  • published in Esquire magazine, October 1968
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, ink, watercolor, pencil on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 50.7 x 38.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 15/16 x 15 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 55.7 x 43.1 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 7/8 x 16 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0277
Description

Cartoon on Popeye's theory that what's with people in the twentieth century is that everyone's "hiding b'hind a bush". "The whole twentieth century should face up to life and git a shave an' a haircut!"