The Enchanted DrawingThe Enchanted Drawing (1900) Theatrical Cartoon by Dave Koch
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- Edison Films, Vitagraph Studios
- Animated Characters: Artist (J. Stuart Blackton).
- Originally Released in 1900.
- Production Number: D21656
- Running Time: 1:26 minute.
- Black & White
Cartoon Production Information:
Although this is not an animated film, the origins of animated film can be glimpsed here. J. Stuart Blackton, then a cartoonist for the New York Evening World, is photographed in Thomas Edison's New Jersey "Black Maria" studio performing a vaudeville routine known as the "lightning sketch," supplemented by stop-camera tricks that bring the drawn objects to life.
Copyrighted in 1900, it was probably filmed three or four years earlier.
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