Animation Auction July 29, 2012

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Welcome to our Summer 2012 Animation Auction! We are pleased to present this offering of over 900 unique lots of amazing art. Working in partnership with Van Eaton Galleries, we have assembled some of the most important animation artwork ever created by Walt Disney, Walter Lantz, Hanna-Barbera, Warner Bros., Charles Schulz, among others. You will undoubtedly find your favorite characters among this collection.

Here are a few of the highlights:

• Fleischer Studios rare color production cel and production background featuring Betty Boop
• Extremely rare animation cel from Chuck Jones’ One Froggy Evening
• Original production cel from the opening titles of the classic Bewitched TV series
• Gustaf Tenggren original painting of Little Red Riding Hood
• “Ratty” ride car from the Disneyland “Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride” attraction
• Rare Disneyland vintage attraction posters
• Original and unique Prospectus for the funding of Disneyland
• Walt Disney’s documented first movie camera for Laugh-O-Grams
• Ub Iwerks Steamboat Willie layout drawing
• Walt Disney and staff signed “Snow White” book
• Vertical pan production background of the Hag creating the Poison Apple from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
• Original cel and matching background featuring Pinocchio, Geppetto and Figaro
• Mary Blair original concept artwork
• Eyvind Earle original concept art
• Original production cel from the “Bella Notte” sequence of Lady and the Tramp
• Original production cel and matching production background from The Jungle Book

There is something for everyone here and we know you will be as delighted as we are with this catalog. Also keep in mind that we are happy to assist those who are interested in consigning. Please contact us with any questions. Thank you for participating and best of luck to you!

Joe Maddalena and the PIH Team
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Original production layout drawing from Mother Goose Goes Hollywood553 - Original production layout drawing from Mother Goose Goes Hollywood
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) Original production layout drawing featuring Clark Gable and George Arliss from Mother Goose Goes Hollywood. The untrimmed
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
 
 
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Original production layout drawing from Mother Goose Goes Hollywood554 - Original production layout drawing from Mother Goose Goes Hollywood
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) Original production layout drawing featuring Stan Laurel from Mother Goose Goes Hollywood. The layout comes with the match
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Hank Porter publicity drawing from Fox Hunt555 - Hank Porter publicity drawing from Fox Hunt
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) Original Hank Porter publicity drawing featuring Donald and hounds from The Fox Hunt. Accomplished in graphite and colored
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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Original production background from Merbabies556 - Original production background from Merbabies
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) This stunning original watercolor production background from Disney’s 1938 Silly Symphonies film “Merbabies” is a masterpi
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold for (5,000.00 + 1,150.00) x 1 = 6,150.00
 
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Ferdinand Horvath Concept drawing for Merbabies557 - Ferdinand Horvath Concept drawing for Merbabies
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) Beautifully detailed concept/layout drawing for Merbabies. Accomplished in graphite and professionally matted. Mat opening
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (650.00 + 149.50) x 1 = 799.50
 
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Original production drawing and matching background layout from The Autograph Hound558 - Original production drawing and matching background layout from The Autograph Hound
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production drawing of Stepin Fetchit and the matching background layout from The Autograph Hound. The untrimmed a
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold for (500.00 + 115.00) x 1 = 615.00
 
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Original production cel with production background from The Pointer559 - Original production cel with production background from The Pointer
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production cel featuring Mickey Mouse from The Pointer. The cel is slightly trimmed to 9 ½ in. x 7 ¾ ...
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Start Price : 3,000.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
 
 
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Original production cel of Mickey Mouse and Pluto from The Pointer560 - Original production cel of Mickey Mouse and Pluto from The Pointer
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Wonderful original production cel of Mickey Mouse and Pluto from Disney’s short film The Pointer. The beautiful airbrushed
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Start Price : 5,000.00 | Estimates : 5,000.00 - 8,000.00
 
 
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Original production cel from The Pointer561 - Original production cel from The Pointer
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production cel featuring Mickey Mouse from The Pointer. The cel has been trimmed to image, placed on a new cel, a
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Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Original production layout drawing from The Pointer562 - Original production layout drawing from The Pointer
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Unusual layout drawing featuring Pluto from The Pointer. The untrimmed animation paper measures 12 ½ in. x 15 ½...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (275.00 + 63.25) x 1 = 338.25
 
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Original production Cel from The Ugly Duckling563 - Original production Cel from The Ugly Duckling
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production Cel featuring The entire duck family and the Ugly Duckling from The Ugly Duckling. The cel have been t
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Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,500.00
Sold for (2,500.00 + 575.00) x 1 = 3,075.00
 
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Two original production drawings from The Practical Pig564 - Two original production drawings from The Practical Pig
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Two original production drawings featuring the Practical Pig, and the Big Bad Wolf from The Practical Pig. The untrimmed a
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Original production cel from The Practical Pig565 - Original production cel from The Practical Pig
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production cel of Fiddler Pig from The Practical Pig. The cel is trimmed to 6 ½ in. x 4 ½ in. Fiddler...
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 230.00) x 1 = 1,230.00
 
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Production cel from Donald’s Penguin566 - Production cel from Donald’s Penguin
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production cel of Tootsie from Donald’s Penguin. The cel is trimmed to 6 ½ in. x 6 in. and placed on a woo...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (350.00 + 80.50) x 1 = 430.50
 
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Ferdinand Horvath Signed Concept for The Ugly Duckling567 - Ferdinand Horvath Signed Concept for The Ugly Duckling
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Early conceptual drawings dated 1936 for the 1939 Disney Silly Symphony “The Ugly Duckling”. Book Illustrator Ferdinand Ho
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold for (500.00 + 115.00) x 1 = 615.00
 
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Original production drawing from The Autograph Hound568 - Original production drawing from The Autograph Hound
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production drawing of Greta Garbo and Clark Gable from The Autograph Hound. The untrimmed animation paper measure
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (425.00 + 97.75) x 1 = 522.75
 
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Original production drawing from The Autograph Hound569 - Original production drawing from The Autograph Hound
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production drawing of Donald Duck from The Autograph Hound. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Pair of original production drawings from The Autograph Hound570 - Pair of original production drawings from The Autograph Hound
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Two original production drawings featuring Donald Duck and Mickey Rooney from The Autograph Hound. Each untrimmed piece of
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Pair of original production drawings from The Autograph Hound571 - Pair of original production drawings from The Autograph Hound
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Two original production drawings featuring Donald Duck and the backdrop set for “The Road To Mandalay” (which Donald crash
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from The Autograph Hound572 - Original production drawing from The Autograph Hound
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production drawing of Donald Duck and the security guard from The Autograph Hound. The untrimmed animation paper
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Original production drawing of Mickey Rooney from The Autograph Hound573 - Original production drawing of Mickey Rooney from The Autograph Hound
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production drawing of Mickey Rooney from the Donald Duck short, The Autograph Hound. Accomplished in graphite and
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Original production drawing of Shirley Temple from The Autograph Hound574 - Original production drawing of Shirley Temple from The Autograph Hound
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production drawing of Shirley Temple from the Donald Duck short, The Autograph Hound. Accomplished in graphite an
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
 
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Pair of original production drawings from The Hockey Champ575 - Pair of original production drawings from The Hockey Champ
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Two original production drawings featuring Donald and his nephews from The Hockey Champ. Both pieces of untrimmed animatio
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Society Dog Show576 - Original production drawing from Society Dog Show
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production drawing of Pluto from Society Dog Show. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. Image s
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Society Dog Show577 - Original production drawing from Society Dog Show
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production drawing of Mickey Mouse and Pluto from Society Dog Show. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in.
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Society Dog Show578 - Original production drawing from Society Dog Show
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production drawing of Mickey Mouse and Pluto from Society Dog Show. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in.
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold for (500.00 + 115.00) x 1 = 615.00
 
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Original production drawing from Society Dog Show579 - Original production drawing from Society Dog Show
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) Original production drawing of Pluto and the judge from Society Dog Show. Accomplished in graphite and colored pencil on u
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold for (100.00 + 23.00) x 1 = 123.00
 
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Original book art publication cel for The Tale of the Flying Mouse580 - Original book art publication cel for The Tale of the Flying Mouse
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(Disney Studios/D.C. Heath 1939) Original hand-painted cel used in the publication of The Tale of the Flying Mouse, and included in the 1939 D.C. Heat
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (425.00 + 97.75) x 1 = 522.75
 
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Original Watercolor background Painting from The Beach Picnic581 - Original Watercolor background Painting from The Beach Picnic
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939) This original background painting was created during the production of the 1939 Donald Duck short, The Beach Picnic for th
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold for (1,500.00 + 345.00) x 1 = 1,845.00
 
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1939 World’s Fair Mickey’s Surprise Party production cel and production background582 - 1939 World’s Fair Mickey’s Surprise Party production cel and production background
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In 1939, the Disney Studio created an animated short for the Nabisco Company to be shown at the 1939 World’s Fair. Titled Mickey’s Surprise Party, it
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Start Price : 8,000.00 | Estimates : 8,000.00 - 12,000.00
 
 
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Production script from Pinocchio583 - Production script from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original Complete production scene script for Pinocchio. Includes scene description and artists responsible for specific s
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold for (250.00 + 57.50) x 1 = 307.50
 
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Walt Disney signed Pinocchio premiere program584 - Walt Disney signed Pinocchio premiere program
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original program for the premiere of Pinocchio at the Pantages Theatre February 9, 1940, boldly signed in pencil by Walt D
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold for (2,250.00 + 517.50) x 1 = 2,767.50
 
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Collection of 110+ RKO/Disney publicity stills from Pinocchio585 - Collection of 110+ RKO/Disney publicity stills from Pinocchio
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(RKO/Walt Disney, 1940) Collection of 110+ 8 in. x 10 in. black & white publicity scene stills from Pinocchio. Most include the original snipe s...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (650.00 + 149.50) x 1 = 799.50
 
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Original production model drawing from Pinocchio586 - Original production model drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production model drawing of Figaro and Cleo from Pinocchio. Accomplished in graphite and colored pencil, the draw
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio587 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original rough animation drawing of Jiminy Cricket from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (400.00 + 92.00) x 1 = 492.00
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio588 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original rough animation drawing of Pinocchio from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. image
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (450.00 + 103.50) x 1 = 553.50
 
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Important production background with cels of Geppetto, Figaro and Pinocchio from Pinocchio589 - Important production background with cels of Geppetto, Figaro and Pinocchio from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Considered one of the finest feature-length animated films ever made, Pinocchio was heavily influenced by the art of Gusta
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Estimates : 60,000.00 - 80,000.00
Sold for (60,000.00 + 13,800.00) x 1 = 73,800.00
 
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Cels of Pinocchio, Geppetto and Figaro with the key watercolor production background from Pinocchio590 - Cels of Pinocchio, Geppetto and Figaro with the key watercolor production background from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cels of Pinocchio, Geppetto and Figaro paired with the matching watercolor production background from
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Estimates : 50,000.00 - 70,000.00
Sold for (70,000.00 + 16,100.00) x 1 = 86,100.00
 
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Original production cel and production background from Pinocchio591 - Original production cel and production background from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cel featuring Geppetto, Pinocchio and Figaro. The cels have been trimmed to image, placed on a new cel
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold for (5,500.00 + 1,265.00) x 1 = 6,765.00
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio592 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of the Blue Fairy as she talks to Pinocchio from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper meas
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold for (850.00 + 195.50) x 1 = 1,045.50
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio593 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of Pinocchio as he listens to The Blue Fairy from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper mea
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold for (850.00 + 195.50) x 1 = 1,045.50
 
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Original production cel and studio prepared art props background from Pinocchio594 - Original production cel and studio prepared art props background from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cel of Jiminy Cricket from Pinocchio. The cel was trimmed to image at the studio and placed on custom
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Start Price : 4,000.00 | Estimates : 4,000.00 - 6,000.00
 
 
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Original production cels and watercolor production background from Pinocchio595 - Original production cels and watercolor production background from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cel of Pinocchio, Foulfellow and Gideon placed on an original watercolor production background from Pi
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Start Price : 5,000.00 | Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio596 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original rough animation drawing of Pinocchio from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. image
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (650.00 + 149.50) x 1 = 799.50
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio597 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of the Blue Fairy from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. The B
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (800.00 + 184.00) x 1 = 984.00
 
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Original production cel from Pinocchio598 - Original production cel from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Impressive large original production cel of J. Worthington Foulfellow from Pinocchio. The cel has been trimmed to image an
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Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio599 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of Pinocchio from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. Image size
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio600 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of Stromboli from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. Image size
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio601 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of Stromboli from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. Image size
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio602 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of Pinocchio from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. Image size
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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