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    Virgil Ross - Bugs Bunny and Sheriff of Nottingham Drawing Original Art (Warner Brothers, c. 1990s).
    "O-ho varlet! Caught crimson-fisted!" The not-so-wise Sheriff of Nottingham has caught Bugs in the King's carrot patch, in this wonderful drawing inspired by the 1949 cartoon, Rabbit Hood. This is an original drawing by longtime Warner Brothers animator, Virgil Ross. Mr. Ross was known for his action and dance sequences, as well as his funny facial expressions. Several of the cartoons he worked on were nominated for Academy Awards, and Mr. Ross himself was given the prestigious Winsor McCay Award in 1988. He spent time at several other studios, most notably Hanna-Barbera and Filmation. Mr. Ross began releasing hand-painted Limited Edition cels of his famous Looney Tunes scenes as part of the "Master's Collection" cels sold at Warner Bros. Studio Stores and animation galleries. This signed piece is drawn on 12 field animation paper, with image sizes of 6.5" x 8". Fine condition. "Don't you worry, never fear. Robin Hood will soon be here!"

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