Maria Perego, Topo Gigio’s Creator, Dies at 95 – The New York Times

The mouse puppet that she made in the late 1950s in Italy became a worldwide phenomenon, with the help of “The Ed Sullivan Show.”

Philip Gips, Creator of Celebrated Film Posters, Dies at 88 – The New York Times

In the imagery he devised to promote “Alien,” “Rosemary’s Baby” and other movies, he strove to capture their essence without giving too much away.