Monday, December 18, 2017

Early Concept Drawings - Evil Queen & Old Witch

A colored pastel concept drawing of the Evil Queen as she descends the stairs in her castle. Dates from circa 1935-36.


Multi-colored pencil Queen. Possibly the work of Joe Grant.


Old Hag in her dungeon laboratory. Possibly the work of Ferdinand Horvath. Graphite on animation paper stock.


Witch's shadow. Pencil on animation paper. Reverse side with animator’s pencil note “From Story Sketch Book SC-26-Sequence 7A Page 46”.


Witch sketch. Graphite with red layout rectangle.

Images via Heritage Auctions.


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    1. Those early concept artists sure had great jobs. How cool it would be to get paid to draw whatever pops in your head. :)