Today is the 100th birth anniversary of Mary Blair & Google is back with another interesting doodle. Google is celebrated Mary Blair’s 100th Birthday with a cool Google Doodle.
Mary Robinson popularly known as Mary Blair was born on October 21, 1911. Mary was an American artist who was prominent in producing art and animation for The Walt Disney Company, drawing concept art for such films as Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, Song of the South and Cinderella.
Blair also created character designs for enduring attractions such as Disneyland’s It’s a Small World, the fiesta scene in El Rio del Tiempo in the Mexico pavilion in Epcot’s World Showcase, and an enormous mosaic inside Disney’s Contemporary Resort. Several of her illustrated children’s books from the 1950s remain in print, such as I Can Fly by Ruth Krauss.
In 1991, Mary was recognized with a posthumous Disney Legend award. Also posthumously, she received the Winsor McCay award from ASIFA-Hollywood in 1996.
In 1934, she married artist, Lee Everett Blair (October 1, 1911 – April 19, 1993). She was the sister-in-law of animator Preston Blair (1918–1994).
Mary Blair died of a cerebral hemorrhage on July 26, 1978.
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This was a small tribute to Mary Blair from Indiascanner side!!!!