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Sleeping Beauty Sketch Book Series signed by original illustrators  

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Walt Disney's Sleeping Beauty: The Sketch Book Series

Thomas, Frank and Ollie Johnston, editors

Bedford, Massachusetts

Applewood Books



Illustrated with over 150 black and white sketches and 12 hand-tipped color plates featuring background studies of Eyvind Earle, with vellum overlays. (4to), original purple cloth with gilt title and spine, publisher's black cloth slipcase with pictorial labels. No. 371 of 2500 copies. First Edition.

Singed by original Sleeping Beauty animators Mark Davis and Eyvind Earle on special illustrated sheet laid in, hand-numbered limitation sheet laid in as well. Disney's Sketchbook Series features the preliminary sketches used to create the Disney animated classic bringing together for the first time high quality reproductions of beautiful animation drawings, inspirational sketches, and background paintings that display some of the best draftsmanship in the history of the medium. Scarce.

Lot Amendments

Some light rubbing to slipcase cloth; volume fine.

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