Category: traditional animation

Pre-production concept drawings, marking pen, ink, and graphite on paper, 11″ x 14″, by Chuck Jones for his 1966 animated television special, “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas.”

Original layout drawing, graphite on 12 field animation paper, by Chuck Jones for his 1954, “Feline Frame-up”*, starring Marc Anthony and Claude Cat.

*No cats were harmed in the making of this cartoon. 

Tex Avery model sheet of Bugs Bunny, circa 1940. Chuck Jones’s “Appreciation” in the L.A. Times after Avery passed on August 26, 1980.

The kids from “The Adventures of the Road Runner” produced for television, but it never made it to TV, instead it was edited and appeared as a theatrical featurette with “Lad: A Dog” on Memorial Day weekend, 1962. Drawings are graphite on 12 field animation paper by Chuck Jones.