By Eric Homan, Russell Hicks
This publication used to be produced as a catalog at the side of a gallery convey on the Museum of tv & Radio in manhattan urban, June 23-September 24, 1995. Produced by means of the Hanna-Barbera Cartoons Animation paintings division (by Eric Homan and Russell Hicks) it showcased the constrained version artwork the studio created over nearly forty years.
The Nineteen Nineties used to be the peak of recognition for ‘animation art,’ the unique construction cells, pencil drawings, and storyboards from vintage cartoons and flicks. even if Hanna-Barbera had by no means stored its personal paintings, founders invoice Hanna and Joe Barbera signed ‘sericels’ (new, poster-like artwork wear celluloid, to recreate the sensation of an unique creation cel), and the studio turned a pacesetter within the marketplace.
After a number of years of rebuilding, the Animation paintings crew made up our minds to unlock this restricted distribution commemorative booklet of its top releases. in basic terms a number of hundred copies have been produced in the course of a restricted construction run.
The 134-page full-color publication comprises art reminiscent of storyboards, construction drawings, historical past paintings and version sheets from the majority of Hanna-Barbera's large catalog of televised cartoons. exhibits featured within the booklet comprise: The Huckleberry Hound exhibit and fast McGraw within the Fifties, The Flintstones, Yogi undergo, Jonny Quest, area Quest and The Jetsons in the course of the Nineteen Sixties, Scooby-Doo within the Seventies, The Smurfs & Snorks from the Eighties or even Pirates of darkish Water within the 1990s.
10 bankruptcy 1: The Birth
24 bankruptcy 2: Prehistoric major Time
68 bankruptcy three: upward push of the Hero Battalion
74 bankruptcy four: Scooby Doo & The Seventies
90 bankruptcy five: Smurfs & Snorks
98 bankruptcy 6: the following Seven mins