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Marius Rossillon

O'Galop, pseudonym of Marius Rossillon (June 8, 1867 – January 2, 1946) was a French artist and cartoonist, best known for creating Bibendum, the Michelin Man. O'Galop began his career around 1893, drawing cartoons for magazines.[1]. He created his first advertisement Michelin in 1898 and would continue creating posters for the company featuring the character until 1911. He was is also a pioneer in animation and created about 40 animated films between 1910 and 1927.[citation needed]

O'Galop was born in Lyon in 1867 and died in Carsac-Aillac in 1946.


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