John Kurtz Original Illustration for "Winnie the Pooh, Book of Manners." Beautiful pencil layout for two pages of the book (134 and 135) . In this scene the characters including Kanga, Pooh, Tigger, Rabbit, Roo, Owl and Christopher Robin learn table manners. Pencil on 14" x 8.5" paper. Reproduction of page from the book is included. Minor creases and signs of handling.. Certificate of Authenticity from the Cricket Gallery.
John Kurtz is a master of the lost art of illustration, using paints, ink, pencils, airbrushes and more to conjure the imagery that has brought joy to so many. Over his long career, he’s created work for publishers like Disney Press and Scholastic, done character work for Cartoon Network, Sesame Street and Nickelodeon, and crafted memorable advertising for Coca-Cola. With over 25 Winnie the Pooh books in his pocket, it’s a safe bet that you grew up with John’s artwork, or shared it with children of your own.
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