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    The Cat in the Hat Fish Concept Art by Maurice Noble (DePatie-Freleng, 1971). The Cat in the Hat TV special premiered on 3/10/71 on CBS. It was one of five animated Doctor Seuss TV specials that had Production Design and Art Direction done by Maurice Noble. This is a rare concept/character design artwork of the fish in the fish bowl wearing a Doctor Seuss-type hat. The art is in gouache and pen and ink on 3-peghole 12 field animation paper, with a nice image of 7". The concept/design artwork is hand-signed by Mr. Maurice Noble (1911-2001). One of the rarest Doctor Seuss-type artwork pieces we have seen surface. Minor handling wear; overall Fine condition. From the Maurice Noble Archives.

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    December, 2016
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