by: Jeff Kurtti
In celebration of the Golden Anniversary of Disneyland, and gathered together for the first time anywhere, comes a stunning collection showcasing the rich, varied, and vivid artistic inspiration behind the development of the landmarks, attractions, architecture, and shows that constitute “The Happiest Place On Earth!
Conceptual materials, sketches, layout drawings, and paintings are meticulously reproduced with lavish production values in a beautiful large-format book that is destined to become a spectacular keepsake for the Park’s fans and art collectors everywhere!
In illustrations as varied as the imagination itself, these brilliant, exuberant works of art – from the medieval pastel fantasy of Sleeping Beauty Castle, by Herb Ryman, to the dramatic futuristic spires of Space Mountain, by John Hench – capture in print the inspirational spirit and enduring magic of the visionary creators of Disneyland!
Artists from throughout the 50 year history of Disneyland are represented! Accompanying this one-of-a-kind art collection is a series of erudite captions containing history, anecdote, and detailed information that will further enrich the reader’s appreciation of the exceptional talent behind Disneyland’s creation – and perpetual evolution!
Like the enduring fantasy of Disneyland itself, The Art of Disneyland contains countless wonders to captivate, inform, and entertain.
Format: Hardcover – Used
Publisher: Disney Editions