THE JAZZ PLAYER
ABOUT THE IMAGE: Yosemite Sam changes his normal uniform of gunslinger to that of a mighty jazz player.
ABOUT THE MEDIUM: This edition was created from original Virgil Ross pencil drawings, the edition is hand-inked, hand painted and individually number in an edition size of 500. Backgrounds are lithograph printed on museum quality stock. Each piece is hand-signed by Virgil Ross.
ABOUT THE ARTIST: Virgil Ross was an American artist, cartoonist, and animator best known for his work on the Warner Brothers animated shorts. Ross spent about 30 years at Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies, first under Tex Avery's supervision, and then, after Avery left in 1941, Bob Clampett. After a brief stint there he moved on to Freleng Animation where he spent many years working on what he was most known for...Bugs Bunny.