Earning Curve: Cartoons

Last Updated: 31 Aug 2010

Disney, sales of licensed merchandise ('06) - £13bn
Fox, gross income from The Simpsons - £3bn
Charles Schultz, creator of Peanuts, lifetime earnings - £18m
First colour Mickey Mouse cel, sold to private buyer - £249k
Magazine cartoonist, per cartoon £250
Arla (Lurpak maker), Danish Islam cartoon boycott, daily - £874k

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