The Art of Hercules: The Chaos of Creation - A Crew Copy Signed by 17 Artists



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A crew copy of the book signed or inscribed by seventeen fellow crewmembers: the two directors, 13 lead animators, the producer, and the author.

Inscribed by directors Ron Clements and John Musker: "To Michael, Damn you! Ron Clements" and "To the man who taught me everything! Damn you!! John Musker"

Signed by the producer, Alice Dewey, and the author of the book, Stephen Rebello

Signed by lead animators:

  • Andreas Deja, lead animator of Hercules (page 104)
  • Eric Goldberg, lead animator of Phil (page 38)
  • Ken Duncan, lead animator of Megara (page 111)
  • Ellen Woodbury, lead animator of Pegasus (page 122)
  • Randy Haycox, lead animator of Baby and Young Hercules (page 113)
  • James Lopez, lead animator of Pain (page 47)
  • Richard Bazley, lead animator of Amphitryon, Alemene, and Demetrius (page 114)

Inscribed by lead animators:

  • Anthony DeRosa, lead animator of Zeus and Hera (page 128)
  • Brian Ferguson, lead animator of Panic (page 46)

Laid in is a printed letter to the Hercules crew from Walt Disney's President of Feature Animation (Peter Schneider), the producer (Alice Dewey), and the directors of the movie (Ron Clements and John Musker).

The surprisingly scarce coffee table art book on the making of the Disney film directed by Ron Clements and John Musker. Featuring design work by Gerald Scarfe.

Art by Andreas Deja, Eric Goldberg, Mark Henn, and others.

The thin obi band is often torn or missing entirely.


Stephen Rebello, Jane Healey

Condition & Attributes

Very Good+ in Very Fine obi band (upper corners bumped, otherwise Fine, very sharp)
Signed or inscribed by the author and 16 filmmakers


Rebello, Jane Healey

Publishing Information

New York
Hyperion Books

Physical Description

11.25 inches
12 inches
192 pages
color and black & white illustrations throughout
cloth spine, pictorial boards