“Maurice–can you a sort of malevolent fa…

“Maurice–can you a sort of malevolent face out of this BLDG – ?”

Chuck Jones to Maurice Noble regarding his background layout (above) for “Claws for Alarm” 1954, starring Porky Pig and Sylvester. Graphite and red pencil on 12 field animation paper.

Top: Layout drawing by Chuck Jones, graphite on 12 field animation paper.