Coming soon: The Art of Animation in Chester!

Our Disney Vintage tour kicked off in 2020 at our Mailbox gallery in Birmingham. And it was so popular with our collectors that we've rebranded the touring exhibition to include works from our Hanna-Barbera collection. Currently on display at our Meadowhall gallery, and coming soon to our Chester gallery, The Art of Animation gives visitors an extremely special glimpse into the inner workings of Walt Disney's animation team. 

We're also sharing the Disney magic with a rare background artist's desk. Created between 1939 and 1940, this original Walt Disney Studios desk was designed by the famed architect Kem Weber. Capturing the Golden Age of Disney, it features seldom-seen details including a drawer containing an original ceramic paintbrush holder and art supplies such as crayons, pastels and metal clips. If you look closely, you can even see the paint splatters! The desk is currently on display in our Meadowhall gallery, find out more in our video

We'll be revealing more Disney artworks on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram soon, so make sure you're following us to hear more. 

Shop the Disney collection

From Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs to Pinocchio, Bambi, Peter Pan and The Lion King, our Disney Vintage collection brings you rare animation art from behind the scenes of the world's best-loved films. This exclusive selection of hand-painted cels, model sheets, Art Corner setups and much more is available from just £395.

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Shop the Hanna-Barbera collection

Selected from one of America’s most prestigious archives of animation art, this desirable series of rare limited edition graphics features characters like Scooby-Doo, Fred Flintstone, Tom and Jerry, and Huckleberry Hound. Handwritten character notes, model sheets, stills and title cards have been faithfully recreated by a specialist team. 

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From the blog

A design masterclass at our Mailbox gallery

16/07/2019

We caught up with our retail designer to get the scoop on our galleries' unique design features. Plus find out what happened when Spanish artist Domingo Zapata dropped by.

Behind the scenes of our Disney Vintage collection!

29/11/2019

Curated by one of the most reputable vintage animation art dealers in the world, our Disney Vintage collection boasts original works from the films that made history. Discover more about the different types of art.

Original art from unforgettable Disney movies

14/12/2020

Join us on magical journey with a special selection of Disney Vintage art, including cels and model sheets from films like Bambi and Pinocchio.

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