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    Bill Plympton The Simpsons Season 19 DVD Box Set Animation Drawings Sequence of 4 (Fox, 2019). Homer and the family take a surreal road trip into the stratosphere and through their show's iconic logo in this sequence of original animation drawings by animator Bill Plympton. It was created especially for The Simpsons season 19 DVD box set and appears in the opening menu on disc 1. In the course of his storied career Mr. Plympton has contributed original art and animation for publications such as the New York Times, Rolling Stone, and National Lampoon and produced dozens of independent animated shorts referred to as Plymptoons. As Matt Groening's favorite animator he was invited to produced six opening couch gags for his long-running television series, the most of any other guest director. Presented here is a sequence of four original animation drawings by Bill Plympton from the Simpsons season 19 DVD box set. Each is beautifully rendered in colored pencil on 12 field 3-peghole paper and signed by the artist in the lower right. Bill Plympton animation is distinctive for it's illustrative style because he animates with drawing rather than cels. These are the actually drawings filmed in the making of this animated vignette and they are numbered 23, 25, 44, and 74 respectively. All are signed by the artist. It's a remarkable set of drawings featuring the entire Simpson family by one of today's most celebrated independent animators. The pieces show minor handling and condition is Fine.

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