A Giant Lesson
By: Warner Bros. Studio
FILM: The Iron Giant
MEDIUM: Hand-Painted Limited Edition Cel with Fine Art Giclee Background
EDITION SIZE: 50
SIZE: 11” x 16” and Title Card
SIGNED BY: Brad Bird
Believed to be one of the greatest animated features of our time, The Iron Giant treated viewers to a deeply-moving story of a boy befriending a giant robot whose emergence typified in some, the paranoia of America’s Red Scare period.
This image was originally drawn by featured Iron Giant artist, Dean Wellins. It was transferred onto acetate in the classic animation style. The background was designed and hand-painted by award-winning background artist, Alan Bodner, who also was the Art Director of The Iron Giant. The piece is hand-numbered and signed by Academy Award winning Director, Brad Bird.