FLINTSTONE EARLY 1960'S ORIGINAL MODEL DRAWING ARNOLD !

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  • Sold Date: Jun 06, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House

WELCOME ! OFFERED TODAY IS A GREAT ORIGINAL EARLY 1960'S PRODUCTION MODEL DRAWING OF ARNOLD THE PAPERBOY. THIS IS A VERY RARE DRAWING BY DICK BICKENBACH.

THIS IS AN IMPORTANT PRODUCTION LAYOUT DRAWING FROM THE ESTATE OF ED BENEDICT AND DICK BICKENBACH WHO WERE THE LAYOUT AND MODEL ARTISTS FOR HANNA AND BARBERA. BENEDICT AND BICKENBACH WERE THE LAYOUT ARTISTS FOR HANNA AND BARBERA AT MGM STUDIO WHEN HANNA AND BARBERA WERE DIRECTING THE TOM AND JERRY CARTOONS. THEY WENT WITH HANNA AND BARBERA WHEN THEY STARTED THEIR OWN STUDIO IN 1957 AND VIRTUALLY CREATED EVERYTHING ABOUT THE FLINTSTONES INCLUDING THE LOOKS OF ALL OF THE CHARACTERS AND THE WHOLE LOOK OF BEDROCK.

THIS WAS ONE OF THE PIECES THAT THEY HELD ONTO FROM THE EARLY DAYS. IT WAS THAT IMPORTANT. THE ART MEASURES ABOUT 12 INCHES BY 10 INCHES AND HAS PEG HOLES ETC. READY FOR FRAMING, THIS ORIGINAL ARTWORK WILL HAVE A PLACE OF HONOR IN THE BEST OF ANIMATION ART COLLECTIONS.

GOOD LUCK WINNING THIS RARE AND VALUABLE TREASURE!