Harryhausen, inspired by the classics, envisioned the skeletons rising from Hades or their own graves, but the idea was dropped as it was felt the concept did not translate well to the big screen. The sketch is executed in pencil on paper vellum. The lower-right corner of the page is no longer present. Dimensions: 33 cm x 51 cm (13" x 20")
£1,000 - 1,500
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The final key art version of this image features on page 168 of Ray Harryhausen: An Animated Life by Ray Harryhausen and Tony Dalton, published by Aurum.
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