Museum of the Origins of Man
DRAWING OF HUMANIZED ANIMALS PRECEDING COMICS
Fig. F66) Animal kingdom.
The Owl, the Bat, and the Sun from
Bats are the only mammals that fly.
In this image they have been humanized by
the artist in order to amuse children,
something that became more and more
frequent in comic books of the 20th
century, especially in Disney's cartoons.
Fig. F67) Illustration showing humanized animals.
The Hare with many friends. One of Aesops' fables.
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