Walt Disney's Fantasia (1940) Near Fine First in Dustjacket


 

$400.00

In stock

55798
+

Description

A a particularly clean and sharp copy inside and out of this lavish hardcover with dust jacket from 1940.

"Just as the movie Fantasia represents an entirely new departure in the art of the motion picture, this book is a unique publishing venture. It is the first Disney book designed for adults, the first comprehensive record of Walt Disney's revolutionary contribution to contemporary art - painting in motion."

This is the large hardcover coffee table book from 1940 on the making of Walt Disney's ambitious animated feature Fantasia. Each sequence receives its own chapter. Written by Deems Taylor. Foreword by Leopold Stokowski. Introduction by Walt Disney. 80 color and over 100 black and white lithographic illustrations, 16 of the color illustrations are tipped in.

Colored and black and white lithographic illustrations, 16 of the color illustrations are tipped in.

Features

Deems Taylor

Condition & Attributes

Near Fine in Very Good price-clipped dustjacket (mild bump to the upper corner, other corners sharp, cloth covers and page edges clean and bright, spine ends very sound, binding solid, interior clean, 1941 gift inscription on the front free endpape

Creators

Deems
Taylor

Publishing Information

New York
Simon & Schuster
1940
1st

Physical Description

13.25 inches
10 inches
158 pages
16 tipped-in color plates, 63 color and over 100 black & white illustrations, with decorations on most every page, color illustrated endpapers
hardcover
cloth
English