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    The Black Cauldron Witches Concept Art by Andreas Deja Group of 4 (Walt Disney, 1985). Disney Legend and Winsor McCay Award winner Andreas Deja has worked on some of Disney's biggest hits of the past thirty-plus years (The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, and The Lion King, to name a few), but his first work for the company was on the 1985 dark fantasy The Black Cauldron. Here are some of his earliest drawings for this feature, character designs for the Witches of Morva: Orddu, Orwen, and Orgoch. A note from the film's producer Joe Hale, states "This was Andreas Deja's attempt to adapt Tim Burton's characters into a useable Disney style -- it didn't work." Regardless of Joe's assessment, these are undoubtedly cool sketches, rendered in black and color markers with blue pencil on 16 field 3-peghole paper. On the page with one image in color, the two drawings were cut and pasted. Minor handling wear. Very Good condition.

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