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DescriptionBill Plympton The Simpsons Season 19 DVD Box Set Animation Drawings Sequence of 4 (Fox, 2019). Each disc in The Simpsons season 19 DVD box set features original animated sequences created by noted independent animator Bill Plympton that play above the episode menu. Presented is a sequence of four original drawings from the animation on Disc #3. In this looped scene, the Simpson's car rolls through the inner workings of a dinosaur . Mr. Plympton's extensive catalog of work includes animation and illustration for publications such as the New York Times, Rolling Stone, and National Lampoon as well as dozens of independent animated shorts. He is one of Matt Groening's favorite animators and has produced six opening couch gags for The Simpsons television series. Three of these one-of-a-kind drawings are rendered in colored pencil on 12 field 3-peghole paper, numbered 1 to 3 and signed by the artist in the lower right. The fourth is the background of the inside of the dinosaur upon which the other drawings appear making it technically a Key Master setup. No cels were used in the making of this animated sequence, this is the actual artwork drawn by Bill Plympton and filmed. It's a remarkable set of drawings that include the whole Simpson family by one of today's most iconic independent animators. The pieces show minor handling and condition is Very Good.
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