DETAILS: Set of 8 oversized photographs from the Disney movie That Darn Cat. Each photo is printed on double weight photographic paper and measures approx. Each is stamped on the reverse with Walt Disney Productions stamp. We believe these photos were pre-release promotional photos that Disney sent out to Gold Key Comics in 1964 to assist the artist drawing the promotional comic for the movie.
Kilgore was a noted comic book artist, animator, writer and film maker. He worked for Dell Publishing starting in the late 1940's and was responsible for the publishers magazine art department. He then went on to work for Warren Magazines in the late 1950's contributing content to all of there titles including Famous Monsters Of Filmland magazine.
Starting in the 1960's he became a freelance artist and was a regular contributor to Dell's Four Color comic book series. From 1962-67 he was the artist on the Bullwinkle comic strip for the Bell-McClure Syndicate.He also drew regularly for Gold Key, Whitman and King Features comics throughout the 1960's-1970's. In 1976 he won the National Cartoonist Society award for excellence. Oxxbridge Galleries was founded in 1987 and specializes in vintage paper items. We are among the largest sellers of celebrity photos in New York City and are always adding to our inventory. You will be pleased by the friendliness and knowledge of our staff.