(1869/71 - 1934)
Winsor Zenic McCay was active/lived in New York, Ohio, Michigan. Winsor McCay is known for comic strip, animated cartoon.
Winsor McCay is regarded by many as the first great master of both the
comic strip and the animated cartoon. He is best known for his
strip Little Nemo in Slumberland, whose visual elegance and thematic originality set a high watermark never surpassed in the medium.
Winsor Zenic McCay in Spring Lake, Michigan, in either 1869 or 1871, he
studied art briefly in 1888 at Ypsilanti Normal College. Unable
to afford further art instruction, McCay found work painting signs and
illustrating for theatrical productions and traveling circuses, an
exposure to fantasy illustration that was to prepare him for his later
career in the comics. In 1889, he went to Cincinnati and created
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