Concept Art Painting of Caterpillar by Mary Blair

Alice in Wonderland 1951 Disney Studios

And if you go chasing rabbits, and you know you're going to fall, tell them a hookah smoking caterpillar, is giving you a call...... Here he is in all of his glory; a fantastic watercolor concept painting by Mary Blair. For more than a dozen years, an unassuming, quiet-spoken woman dominated Disney design. The stylishness and vibrant color of Disney films in the early 1940s through mid-1950s came primarily from artist Mary Blair. In her prime, she was an amazingly prolific American artist who enlivened and influenced the not-so-small worlds of film, print, theme parks, architectural decor, and advertising.

Concept Art Painting of Caterpillar by Mary Blair

 
Film title: Alice in Wonderland
 
Image title: Hookah Smoking Caterpillar by Mary Blair
 
Year: 1951
 
Width of Image: 7.75 inches
 
Height of Image: 6.75 inches
 
Width of Art: 8.50 inches
 
Height of Art: 7.50 inches
 
Price: $12,500.00

At its core, Mary Blair's art represented joyful creativity and communicated pure pleasure to the viewer. Her exuberant fantasies brimmed with beauty, charm, and wit, melding a child's fresh eye with adult experience. Blair's personal flair comprised the imagery that flowed effortlessly and continually for more than a half a century from her brush. Emulated by many, she remains inimitable: a dazzling sorceress of design and color.

Follow me on Facebook Follow me on Google + Follow me on Twitter

 

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

  • Animation Cels of 5 Dwarfs from Snow White
  • Mickey Mouse Cartoon Movie Poster
  • Animation Layout Drawing of Mickey Mouse at Stable
  • 2 Animation Cel Drawings Sorcerer's Apprentice YenSid
  • Animation Cel Drawing Mickey Mouse in Plane
  • Animation Cel Drawing of Mickey Mouse and Pelican
  • Animation Cel of Dopey Playing the Drums
  • Storyboard Drawing Bugs Bunny signed Friz Freleng
  • Animation Cels of Bambi and Thumper On Ice
  • Animation Cels of Bambi with the Baby Quails
  • Animation Cels of Lady and the Tramp
  • 2 Animation Cel Drawings Blue Fairy and Pinocchio
  • FEATURED! Animation Art Cel Bella Notte Lady & Tramp
  • Animation Cels & Key Background of Pinocchio on Stage
  • Animation Cel Drawing Mickey Mouse and Black Pete
  • Animation Cel Drawings of Maleficent (and Diablo)
  • Sleeping Beauty 1-Sheet Cartoon Movie Poster
  • Animation Art Storyboard Drawing 1 Prince Phillip
  • Goofy Football Cartoon Movie Poster
  • Animation Cel Mickey Mouse as Sorcerer's Apprentice
  • Animation cel of Maleficent and Diablo
  • Animation Cel of German Submarine U-39
  • Animation Cel Key Background Bugs Bunny from Hare Do
  • Animation Cels of Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse
  • Animation Cel of Snow White and her Prince
  • Snow White 1-sheet Cartoon Movie Poster
  • Concept art painting of Mad Tea Party by Mary Blair
  • Sleeping Beauty Concept Art by Eyvind Earle
  • Animation Cel of Snow White with the Poison Apple
  • Animation Cels and Background of Peter Pan & Hook
  • Animation Cel of the Lusitania
  • Peter Pan Concept Art Painting by Mary Blair
  • Animation Cel of Susie
  • Tom and Jerry Cartoon Movie Poster
  • Animation Cel of Young Dumbo, Mrs. Jumbo, Train
  • Animation Cels of Donald Duck & Daisy Duck
  • Animation Cel Drawing Mickey Mouse with Drumsticks
  • Animation Cel Drawing from Fantasia
  • Cinderella Concept Art Painting by Mary Blair
  • Animation Cel Mickey Mouse production background B&W
  • Animation Cel of Mr. Smee
  • Animation Cel of Sleeping Beauty as Briar Rose
  • Animation Cel of the Caterpillar
  • Animation Cels of Alice and the Cards in the Maze
  • Animation Cel of Snow White at Well w Toby Bluth BG
  • Sleeping Beauty 1-Sheet Cartoon Movie Poster
  • Animation Cel w Production Background of the Witch
  • Animation Cel of Popeye and magic sword
  • Animation Cel of Porky Pig and Spencer Tracy
  • Animation Cel of Captain Hook
  • Animation Cel of Evil Queen with Heart Box
  • MGM Studios Cartoon Movie Poster
  • Animation Cel Drawing of Sleeping Beauty
  • Little Nemo Cartoon Movie Poster - 1911
  • Animation Drawing of Gertie the Dinosaur
  • Animation Cels of the Evil Queen and the Wicked Witch
  • Animation Cel Production Background The Flying Mouse
  • Animation Cel Drawing from Snow White
  • Animation Cel of Dopey with a Cymbal on his Head
  • Animation Cel Drawing Dumbo with his Flag
  • Animation cel of the Evil Queen and her spellbook
  • Sleeping Beauty Concept Art Painting by Eyvind Earle
  • Animation Cel Drawing from Snow White - The Witch
  • Animation Cel of the Witch with the Poison Apple
  • Animation Cel of Alice
  • Animation Cel of Sorcerer's Apprentice and Broom
  • Animation Cel of Porky Pig and Daffy as Duck Dodger
  • Alice Concept Art Painting by Mary Blair

all images © their respective studios ~ this website © 2012 Cuckoo Comics and Collectibles ~ Design by Hosting Vermont