Segner, Little Miss Sunbeam, An Old-Time Thanksgiving, c. 1955

Colorful 1950s window display advertisement featuring Little Miss Sunbeam bread and designed for the Thanksgiving holiday. Image features a 'Little Miss' with a napkin tied around her neck, a knife and fork in each hand - staring hungrily at a plump Thanksgiving turkey.

 
Ellen Barbara Segner was best known for designing the popular and beloved figures of Dick & Jane and Little Miss Sunbeam. In 1942, Segner was commissioned by Quality Bakers Association to create the famous image of the blue eyed, golden haired little girl still used today on packages of Sunbeam bread.

This beautiful poster was originally purchased from the estate of Ellen Segner.

Offset, Unbacked, 14  x 14 inches
Original vintage posters are rare and availability is subject to prior sale.
 

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