Concept art painting of Mad Tea Party by Mary Blair

Alice in Wonderland 1951 Disney Studios

Why is a raven like a writing desk? This fantastic painting by Mary Blair used to inspire other Disney artists was done of course for Alice in Wonderland, the film in which Mary Blair had the most effect in the style and color. You can almost feel the happy insanity of this classic scene with the Mad Hatter and Alice herself. And a very happy un-birthday to you.

Concept art painting of Mad Tea Party by Mary Blair

 
Film title: Alice in Wonderland
 
Image title: Alice in Wonderland at the Mad Tea Party
 
Year: 1951
 
Width of Image: 9.00 inches
 
Height of Image: 7.50 inches
 
Width of Art: 9.00 inches
 
Height of Art: 7.50 inches
 

According to cartoon historian John Canemaker "It would be difficult for anyone not to enjoy the witty, utterly charming art of Mary Blair, a dazzling and prolific sorceress of color and form. She saw the world in a fresh, new way and brought a special childlike beauty and gaiety to the works of print, theme parks and movies."
He is so right, and her influence on Walt Disney spanned decades.

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

 

Stay informed on our latest news!

Manage my subscriptions

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

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