Logo

Chuck Jones: A Flurry of Drawings

Large book cover: Chuck Jones: A Flurry of Drawings

Chuck Jones: A Flurry of Drawings
by

Publisher: University of California Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0520087976
ISBN-13: 9780520087972
Number of pages: 114

Description:
Kenner provides a brief, lively history of animation before focusing on the Warner Brothers animation studio, out of which came the wildest, most outrageous cartoons of the 1940s and 1950s. Chuck Jones was one of the directors responsible for the classics featuring the likes of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, and the Road Runner, and his mastery of the Warner characters' personalities, along with his distinctive comic sensibilities and sense of visual design, made his cartoons standouts. In his rambling essay, Kenner makes perceptive observations on Jones' career and the artistry behind his six-minute gems.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Read online
(online reading)

Similar books

Book cover: Blackboard SketchingsBlackboard Sketchings
by - Milton Bradley Company
A great book for teachers, Art teachers and others, who want to add a little something extra to the classroom experience. Nicely illustrated with step-by-step instructions on how to draw lesson illustrations on a blackboard.
(7282 views)
Book cover: Learn To Draw PortraitsLearn To Draw Portraits
by - Smashwords
A unique collection of techniques, terminology, and examples for the beginner and advanced graphite artist. Over one hundred illustrations support carefully reviewed explanations of elemental technique. Simulate skin texture with circularism.
(7022 views)
Book cover: Constructive AnatomyConstructive Anatomy
by - Pelham, N.Y.
Learn how to draw the human figure with the practical and effective method made famous by a leading art instructor. Bridgman simplifies complex anatomy problems into simple structures before exploring the muscle patterns into more complex detail.
(11560 views)
Book cover: Line and FormLine and Form
by - G. Bell & Sons, Ltd.
The substance of the following chapters on Line and Form originally formed a series of lectures delivered to the students of the Manchester Municipal School of Art. There is no pretension to an exhaustive treatment of a subject.
(11425 views)