As Disney celebrates the monumental “100 Years of Wonder,” “The Art of Walt Disney” by Christopher Finch has returned to captivate a new generation. It effortlessly encapsulates a century’s worth of enduring animation magic, reminding us of the boundless creativity and innovation that has characterized Disney’s journey.
Author and photographer Christopher Finch, renowned for his bestselling classic book that pays homage to the animation visionary Walt Disney, has revisited and updated his masterpiece to commemorate Disney’s incredible 100-year journey of wonder!
Since its initial publication in 1973, “The Art of Walt Disney: From Mickey Mouse to the Magic Kingdoms and Beyond” has solidified its place as an essential classic in the realm of illustrated literature. Over the years, it has graced countless bookshelves, having been cherished by fans and collectors alike. This tome, filled to the brim with historical insights and tributes to the remarkable career and enduring legacy of Walt Disney, was groundbreaking for its revelation of the vast treasure trove of concept art, animation sketches, and archival materials that form the backbone of animated film production.
This extraordinary volume features a captivating foreword by none other than the legendary Disney animator Floyd Norman, whose illustrious portfolio includes iconic films such as “Sleeping Beauty,” “One Hundred and One Dalmatians,” “Mary Poppins,” and “The Jungle Book.”
Presented in an exquisite deluxe foil slipcase and bound in genuine cloth, adorned with elegant foil stamping, this edition is a visual and tactile marvel that truly befits the magic of Disney.
Mark your calendars, for this enchanting tribute will once again grace our shelves on November 7, 2023, a date eagerly awaited by Disney followers of animation.