Arthur Babbitt

Biography

Master animator Arthur Babbitt is the artist who created the enduring Disney character Goofy. He began his career in the early '30s working as an animator at Terrytoons. He then moved to Disney and worked there during the studio's golden era of animation before WW II. At the studio he became noted for his exquisite artistry. In addition to bringing Goofy to life, Babbit also created the Big Bad...