Thursday, January 10, 2019

Milt Kahl Moves



A great self caricature of Milt Kahl announcing his change of address. Not sure exactly when this occurred, but I have a way of finding out. I googled the address and these images came up.






PS This image was offered on eBay a while ago. I believe it is a tracing of Milt's original ink drawing.
Here is a low res version of what I believe to be the original.





6 comments:

  1. Didn't they use a small version of that drawing in The Illusion of Life?

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  2. ah, I've seen this drawing before, but didn't get the context.
    I'm guessing this is from the 1960's, because he looks a bit like his own designs from the period. (The Sword in the Stone, especially).
    Also I just read about your upcoming Mickey exhibition. I'm glad you're doing it, because no doubt you will include juicy rough drawings! I hope you include some of your own work too

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  3. I have had a copy of the one a the bottom for many years and to me it is better drawn than the one at the top. Maybe he drew both but in any case I prefer the one at the bottom.

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    1. I think the first one is a tracing by an non professional. Look at the hand, Milt would never draw it like this.

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    2. Yes, you are totally right, Andreas, Milt would never draw hands that way even if he wanted. It's definitely someone's else tracing.

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