Category: Ted Geisel

A note from Ted Geisel, AKA Dr. Seuss, to Chuc…

A note from Ted Geisel, AKA Dr. Seuss, to Chuck Jones, circa late 1980s with photo of the pair wearing bow ties, Jones to the left, circa 1966.

The recording session for “Dr. Seuss’ How the …

The recording session for “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas”. Top, drawing of the guitarist (part of a full orchestra led by Eugene Poddany) by Chuck Jones, graphite on sketch pad paper, 14″ x 11″, 1966. Bottom: Chuck Jones, left, with Ted Geisel, AKA Dr. Seuss, at the recording session for their “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas.” 

Top: Original production cel, gouache on aceta…

Top: Original production cel, gouache on acetate, 10.5″ x 12.5″ from the Chuck Jones directed “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas”, 1966. 

Bottom: Chuck Jones, left, with Ted Geisel (Dr. Seuss) at the recording session for their “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas” animated television special, 1966.

It’s not too early, is it? Hum-Ba-Bug! It’s Gr…

It’s not too early, is it? Hum-Ba-Bug! It’s Grinch Season all year long. Model sheet from original drawings by Chuck Jones, photocopied and glued to art board, 1966, “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas!”