You are going to read an article about a Chinese-born American artist. Some words are missing from the text. Choose the most appropriate answer from the options (A-D) for each gap (1-9) in the text.
BAMBI ARTIST DIES AGED 106

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BAMBI ARTIST DIES AGED 106


Tyrus Wong, the artist (1) ... works inspired the Disney film Bambi, has died aged 106. A Chinese immigrant, Mr Wong’s vibrant paintings captured Walt Disney’s eye and (2) ... the film’s unique style. In a statement, the Walt Disney Museum said “his impact on the artistic composition of the animated feature Bambi (3) ... be praised enough.” Mr Wong immigrated to the United States from China (4) ... a child. After studying as an artist, he began working with Disney in 1938, (5) ... hundreds of pictures between poses to create the illusion of motion.
“Walt Disney saw that Tyrus (6) ... produce admirable artwork that did not necessarily look like the forest - but rather, felt like the forest. Walt’s vision for Bambi and use of Tyrus’ work still (7) ... films today,” the statement said. After retiring, he created (8) ... beautiful bamboo kites, and became the subject of a documentary about his life. The documentary’s director said “With his passing, we (9) ... a brilliant artist, Chinese American pioneer, and hero.”
(www.bbc.co.uk)