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Fonts featured in this card (in order) Crane Gothic, St. Nicholas and Vambrace. The background art is by Kay Nielsen.
Especially appropriate for Halloween, an example of when animation transcends genre and becomes a remarkable work of art. As with all of the segments in Fantasia, this one draws on the work of particular classic illustrators. In this case the main influences seem to have been Edmund Dulac and Kay Nielsen who was under contract to Disney at the time …