No Spring Chicken
By: Friz Freleng
MEDIUM: Hand-Painted Limited Edition Cel
EDITION SIZE: 250
IMAGE SIZE: 10.5 x 12.5
SIGNED BY: Friz Freleng
ABOUT THE IMAGE: Foghorn Leghorn, Mister Cocky of the Walk, the Baron of the Barnyard, is reaching the end of his tether with Prissy Hen. The Old Maid of Chickens is playing coy, and Foghorn adamantly encouraging her to take his floral offering…before it’s too late. No Spring Chicken is a hand drawn, inked and painted cel with Giclee background. Each piece in the edition has been signed by Friz Freleng.
ABOUT THE ARTIST: Friz Freleng was an American animator, cartoonist, director, producer and composer known for his work at Warner Brothers on the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series of cartoons. He introduced and/or developed several of the studio's biggest stars, including Bugs Bunny, Porky Pig, Tweety, Sylvester the cat, Yosemite Sam and Speedy Gonzalez. Freleng directed more cartoons than any other director in the studio (a total of 266), and is also the most honored of the Warner directors, having won five Academy Awards.