The gross profit was also positively impacted by the Bilston & Battersea and Gregg Gift acquisitions and the Walt Disney Art Classics
alliance, as well as favorable foreign currency translation rates.
Walt Disney Art Classics
and Collectors Editions will unveil new releases this month at DECOR expo--Atlanta under the Disney Fine Art banner.
Animated Animations will work closely with Disney to produce and market limited-edition sericels and limited-edition, hand-painted cels for the Walt Disney Art Portfolio, one of the artwork portfolios overseen by Walt Disney Art Classics
, a division of Disney Hardlines.
Working in concert with Walt Disney Art Classics
, marine artist/environmentalist Wyland will create six limited-edition prints of paintings and five limited-edition bronze sculptures that incorporate Ariel into Wyland's magic undersea world.
WEST NYACK, N.Y.--Bruce McGaw Graphics, a publisher of fine art posters, has been appointed by Walt Disney Art Classics
as worldwide manufacturer and distributor of Disney Fine Art Posters and Prints.
The company is now a worldwide publisher and distributor of Disney prints and posters formerly called Walt Disney Art Classics
. Included in the expanded collection are both new full-and standard-size pieces as well as some best sellers in a reformatted size.
More than two dozen new images from Walt Disney Art Classics
and 95 new pieces from Grand Image round out the new collection.
He will oversee the 45-member Walt Disney Art Classic
sales force, which represents Disney's portfolio of art and collectible products and supports a network of 1,500 fine-art galleries and collectible stores nationwide.