Art: Mickey Mouse on Parade

Walt Disney has never considered himself an artist. Nevertheless, ever since Disney invented a good mouse opera, the high-brow art world has beaten a path to his door. Manhattan's Metropolitan and Modern Art Museums have hung stills of the Big Bad Wolf and of Snow White's vultures.

The fault of most exhibitions of Disney art is that they leave out its most striking feature: animation. For, considered simply as drawings and paintings, most Disney stills rate only a notch higher than Christmas cards. Last month one U. S. gallery, the Los Angeles County...

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