Popeye the Sailor by Hagenauer

Austrian chromed bronze and hand carved wooden sailor, modelled as Popeye.Stamped to the base with the Hagenauer stamp and made in Austria, there is also a stamp the wood that looks like a monogram. Popeye was designed in 1929 by Crister Segar for the American Comic strip Thumble Theater and comic strop for the Daily King newspaper of the 1930s. Paramount pictures made the cartoon into cartoon shorts in 1933.

11 inches (28cm) high.

Condition is vintage but very good.

REF B722

£2,295.00


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