“Now the, the qualifications… item one: a cheery disposition. I am never cross. Item two: rosy cheeks… obviously. Item three: play games, all sorts. Well, I’m sure the children will find my games extremely diverting.”
Peter Ellenshaw provided many of the matte paintings used as backgrounds in Walt Disney’s Mary Poppins (1964).
Here are some paintings Ellenshaw created in later years featuring imagery from the iconic film.