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Drawings and Water Colours / WD1109

Animation sketch for Mr Bug Goes To Town, the character C. Bagley Beetle holding a flower

Artist: Anonymous,
Manufacturer: Fleischer Studios, [active: 1921-1942]

Series title: Mr Bug Goes To Town

Sanguine and red pencil on tracing paper mounted on card

330 x 505 mm.
Gift: Raymond Durgnat 2002

C. Bagley Beetle is a crooked character in the film who greedily plans against the other insects and has an unwanted interest in Honey the girlfriend of lead character Hoppity the Grasshopper