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    Virgil Ross - The Grinch and Max Illustration (MGM, c. 1990s). Great holiday-themed sketch of "The Mean One" and his faithful canine companion, Max (with his tied-on reindeer antlers), by legendary animator Virgil Ross. Mr. Ross had a long career in animation, going back to the 1920s; he's worked with such notables as Ub Iwerks, Friz Freleng, Bob Clampett, and Tex Avery. He was awarded the prestigious Winsor McCay Award in 1988. This drawing was done by Mr. Ross in blue pencil and graphite on a sheet of 12 field animation paper, with image sizes 6" and 7". Signed in the lower left. Fine condition.

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    Dec-Jan, 2017
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