MEDIUM: Pair of Limited Edition Cels
SIZE: 10" x 11.5"
EDITION SIZE: 500
ARTIST: Bob Clampett
ABOUT THE IMAGE: “Birdy and the Beast” is Clampett’s second Tweety cartoon and the first to feature Tweety in a starring role. In addition to the starring role, this little speck of bird was also given his name in this cartoon. This limited edition cel set is a recreation from the classic Warner Bros. cartoon, Birdy and the Beast.
ABOUT THE MEDIUM: The cel set begins with a master inking from the animation with is then silkscreened onto celluloid. Each cel is then hand-painted and the backgrounds lithography printed on archival rag paper. The set is stamped with the Warner Bros. Bob Clampett Master Collection seal.
ABOUT THE ARTIST: Bob Clampett was an American animator, director, producer and puppeteer known for his work on the Looney Tunes animated series from Warner Brothers. Clampett was promoted to a directorial position in 1937 and during his fifteen years at the studio, directed 84 cartoons later deemed classic and designed some of the studio's most famous characters, including Porky Pig, Daffy Duck and Tweety.