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The hidden art of Disney's early renaissance : the 1970s and 1980s

Author: Didier Ghez; Don Hahn
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2019]
Series: They drew as they pleased, v. 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the 1970s and 1980s, the Disney animation studio redefined its creative vision in the wake of Walt Disney's death. This latest volume from renowned Disney historian Didier Ghez profiles Ken Anderson and Mel Shaw, whose work defined beloved classic Disney characters from films like The Jungle Book, The Aristocats, Robin Hood, and The Rescuers. With vivid descriptions of passages from the artists' autobiographies  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Didier Ghez; Don Hahn
ISBN: 9781452178707 1452178704
OCLC Number: 1060178012
Description: 208 pages ; 24 x 29 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Don Hahn --
Preface --
After Walt --
Ken Anderson --
Mel Shaw.
Series Title: They drew as they pleased, v. 5.
Responsibility: by Didier Ghez ; foreword by Don Hahn.

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In the 1970s and 1980s, the Disney animation studio redefined its creative vision in the wake of Walt Disney's death. This latest volume from renowned Disney historian Didier Ghez profiles Ken Anderson and Mel Shaw, whose work defined beloved classic Disney characters from films like The Jungle Book, The Aristocats, Robin Hood, and The Rescuers. With vivid descriptions of passages from the artists' autobiographies and interviews, accompanied by never-before-seen images of their art and process, this visually rich collection offers a rare view of the Disney legends whose work helped shape the nature of character and story development for generations to come.

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Holiday gift pick "This is a whimsical look at the '70s and '80s eras of Disney animated films like 'The Jungle Book, ' 'The Aristocats, ', Robin Hood', and 'The Rescuers.'"-Business Insider Holiday Read more...

 
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