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    Sep 26, 2015

    12 Stunning Never-Released Images From Disney’s Animation Studio

    Didier Ghez's They Drew As They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age gathers rare and previously unseen images from four of Disney's trailblazing artists in the studio's formative years.

    1. Concept art for Fantasia's "The Sorcerer's Apprentice," by Gustaf Tenggren.

    From "They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age" by Dider Ghez

    2. Doodles by Disney's first concept artist, Albert Hurter.

    From "They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age" by Dider Ghez

    3. Concept drawing of Snow White in the forest, by Ferdinand Horvath (1937).

    From "They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age" by Dider Ghez

    4. Character designs for the sea serpent in the abandoned short Mickey's Sea Monster, by Ferdinand Horvath (1935).

    From "They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age" by Dider Ghez

    5. Concept painting for the short Little Hiawatha, by Gustaf Tenggren (1937).

    From "They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age" by Dider Ghez

    6. Early designs of the seven dwarfs, by Albert Hurter.

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    7. Character designs for the abandoned short, Ballet des Fleurs, by Bianca Majolie (1935).

    From "They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age" by Dider Ghez

    8. Early designs for Jiminy Cricket, by Albert Hurter.

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    9. Gepetto mourning Pinocchio, by Gustaf Tenggren.

    From "They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age" by Dider Ghez

    10. Character studies and gag ideas by Horvath for the abandoned short, Mickey's Toothache (1935).

    From "They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age" by Dider Ghez

    11. Early character designs for Tinkerbell, by Bianca Majolie (1953).

    From "They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age" by Dider Ghez

    12. Abstract doodles by Albert Hurter for an abandoned surrealist short (1940).

    From "They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age" by Dider Ghez

    They Drew As They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age is available now.

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