'The Beatles Cartoon', pre-production artwork, US, 1964.
A very rare original pre-production research and
development piece of artwork depicting the John, Paul and George watching Ringo standing on the back of a lion/tiger, from the production of the King Features cartoon that ran on ABC television.
Watercolour/gouache with pen and ink detail, on paper. Signed Joe Cal Cagno. Similar drawings can be seen on pages 39 & 176 of the book Beatletoons The Real Story Behind The Cartoon Beatles by Mitchell Axelrod. Framed and glazed.
Overall measurements approx. 13.5 x 12 inch (40x 30 cm).
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