Strike up the Band
$1,600 – $1,750
– Hand-Painted Limited Edition Pan Cel
– Artist/Director: Robert McKimson
– Edition Size: 750
Animation director Robert McKimson was one of the major directors of Warner Bros. Golden Era of Animation during the 1940’s and the 1950’s. During this time, he created some of the world’s most popular characters including the Tasmanian Devil, Foghorn Leghorn, Speedy Gonzales and Sylvester Jr. During McKimson’s celebrated career in animation, he directed 175 classic Warner Bros. cartoons.
“Strike Up The Band” a limited edition pan cel was taken from original artwork from the McKimson’s private collection. This image features Bugs Bunny leading the Warner Bros. band; Sylvester, Elmer Fudd, Tweety, Foghorn Leghorn, Sylvester Jr., Porky Pig and Daffy Duck.
Each cel in this edition has been hand-inked, hand-painted and individually numbered in an edition of 750 with 15 Artist Proofs.