3189 – Poster for ‘Ichabod and Mister Toad’
- Museum classification:
- Halloween exhibition
Poster for the 1949 animated movie, 'Ichabod and Mister Toad' with Bing Crosby and Basil Rathbone.
This film features two adaptations of books, "The Wind in the Willows" and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow".
This is first time the Headless Horsemen from Sleepy Hollow appeared with a Jack O' Lantern. This is how this piece of classic American literature became associated with Halloween.