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
Condition Reports: If you wish to obtain additional information on a particular lot, or cannot appear at the viewing, Profiles may provide, upon request, a condition report. We remind prospective buyers that descriptions of property are not warranted and that each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the terms of the limited warranty. Condition reports, as other descriptions of property, are not warranted; they are only provided as a service to interested clients.
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio603 - 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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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio604 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of The Coachman from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. Image s
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to f***r for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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Original production cel from Pinocchio605 - Original production cel from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cel of Lampwick from Pinocchio. The slightly trimmed animation cel measures 11 ½ in. x 10 ½...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold to f***r for (600.00 + 138.00) x 1 = 738.00
 
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Original color concept drawing from Pinocchio606 - Original color concept drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original early color concept drawing from the “Pleasure Island” Sequence of Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measu
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (1,500.00 + 345.00) x 1 = 1,845.00
 
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Original background layout drawing from Pinocchio607 - Original background layout drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Detailed background layout from the “Pleasure Island” sequence of Pinocchio. Accomplished in graphite on 12 ½ in. x...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to f***r for (425.00 + 97.75) x 1 = 522.75
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio608 - Original production drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original model drawing with color highlights of Pinocchio from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to f***r for (800.00 + 184.00) x 1 = 984.00
 
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Original storyboard drawing from Pinocchio609 - Original storyboard drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Rare storyboard drawing from Disney’s classic feature film Pinocchio. This beautifully detailed storyboard drawing feature
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to q********s.. for (5,000.00 + 1,150.00) x 1 = 6,150.00
 
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Original production cels and watercolor production background from Pinocchio610 - Original production cels and watercolor production background from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cels of Pinocchio and fish, placed on an original production background from Pinocchio. The cels are t
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Estimates : 6,000.00 - 8,000.00
Sold to a********k for (11,000.00 + 2,530.00) x 1 = 13,530.00
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio611 - 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 : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to d*********2 for (500.00 + 115.00) x 1 = 615.00
 
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Original production drawing from Pinocchio612 - 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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Start Price : 700.00 | Estimates : 700.00 - 900.00
 
 
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Original production drawing of Pinocchio from Pinocchio613 - Original production drawing of Pinocchio from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of Pinocchio from Pinocchio. The large image is accomplished in graphite and colored pencil on
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to f***r for (650.00 + 149.50) x 1 = 799.50
 
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Rough animation drawing from Pinocchio614 - Rough animation drawing from Pinocchio
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Rough animation drawing of Monstro the Whale from Pinocchio. The untrimmed animation paper measures 12 ½ in. x 15 i...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to f***r for (275.00 + 63.25) x 1 = 338.25
 
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Walt Disney’s Fantasia signed by Walt Disney and several animators615 - Walt Disney’s Fantasia signed by Walt Disney and several animators
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(Deems Taylor, Walt Disney’s Fantasia, 1940, First Edition, New York, Simon and Schuster) Boldly signed and inscribed in black ink on the dedication p
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Start Price : 3,000.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
 
 
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Original production cel and concept painting from Fantasia617 - Original production cel and concept painting from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cel of the Autumn Fairies from the “Nutcracker Suite” sequence of Fantasia. The cel is slightly trimme
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (2,750.00 + 632.50) x 1 = 3,382.50
 
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Original Yen Sid Concept Art by Joe Grant from Fantasia618 - Original Yen Sid Concept Art by Joe Grant from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studio, 1940) This dramatic original Concept drawing by Joe Grant features the Sorcerer Yen Sid from “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” sequence
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Start Price : 8,000.00 | Estimates : 8,000.00 - 12,000.00
 
 
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Original production cel from Fantasia619 - Original production cel from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cel featuring centaurs from the “Pastoral Symphony” Sequence of Fantasia. The slightly trimmed cel mea
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Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Fantasia620 - Original production drawing from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of Mickey Mouse from the “Sorcerer’s Apprentice” sequence of Fantasia. The untrimmed animation
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to l******8 for (550.00 + 126.50) x 1 = 676.50
 
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T-Rex production cel from Fantasia621 - T-Rex production cel from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Rare original production cel of the Tyrannosaurus Rex from the “Rite Of Spring” sequence of Fantasia. The slightly trimmed
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to f***r for (2,000.00 + 460.00) x 1 = 2,460.00
 
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Original production cel of Mickey Mouse as the Sorcerer’s Apprentice from Fantasia622 - Original production cel of Mickey Mouse as the Sorcerer’s Apprentice from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cel of Mickey Mouse from the “Sorcerer’s Apprentice” sequence of Fantasia. The airbrushed original bac
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Start Price : 8,000.00 | Estimates : 8,000.00 - 12,000.00
 
 
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Walt Disney signed original production cels and preliminary production background from Fantasia623 - Walt Disney signed original production cels and preliminary production background from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cels of fauns and unicorns from the “Pastoral Symphony” Sequence of Fantasia. The cels were trimmed to
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Start Price : 5,000.00 | Estimates : 5,000.00 - 8,000.00
 
 
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Original production cel of Pegasus Mother and baby from Fantasia624 - Original production cel of Pegasus Mother and baby from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cel featuring The pegasus from Fantasia. The cel is slightly trimmed to 10 ½ in. x 14 ½ in...
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Start Price : 3,000.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
 
 
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Original pastel concept art by James Bodrero from Fantasia625 - Original pastel concept art by James Bodrero from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studio, 1940) This dramatic original concept drawing by James Bodrero features Jacchus and the Fauns on Bacchus’ throne from the “Pastora
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Start Price : 5,000.00 | Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
 
 
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Original production drawing of unicorns from Fantasia626 - Original production drawing of unicorns from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Rare original production drawing featuring baby unicorns from the Pastoral “Symphony” sequence of Fantasia. The untrimmed
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to f***r for (500.00 + 115.00) x 1 = 615.00
 
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Original production cel of pegasus family on Courvoisier background from Fantasia627 - Original production cel of pegasus family on Courvoisier background from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studio, 1940) Original production cels of the pegasus family from Disney’s classic feature, Fantasia. The airbrushed original background
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Start Price : 5,000.00 | Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
 
 
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Original production cel from Fantasia628 - Original production cel from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production cel featuring Cupid from Fantasia. The cel has been trimmed to image and placed on a new cel. The Cupi
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
 
 
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Original conceptual artwork from Fantasia629 - Original conceptual artwork from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original pastel and watercolor concept from Fantasia. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 ½ in. x 12 in. Tota...
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Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Original conceptual artwork from Fantasia630 - Original conceptual artwork from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original pastel, ink, and watercolor concept from Fantasia. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. Total i
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Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Original Concept drawing from the "Dance of the Hours" Sequence from Fantasia631 - Original Concept drawing from the "Dance of the Hours" Sequence from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original concept art/model drawing from the "Dance of the Hours" Sequence of the feature film Fantasia featuri...
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Estimates : 4,000.00 - 6,000.00
Sold to f***r for (4,000.00 + 920.00) x 1 = 4,920.00
 
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Original concept art from "Dance of the Hours" Sequence Fantasia632 - Original concept art from "Dance of the Hours" Sequence Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original concept art from the "Dance of the Hours" Sequence Fantasia featuring Hyacinth Hippo being chased by ...
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Start Price : 4,000.00 | Estimates : 4,000.00 - 6,000.00
 
 
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Original Model Painting from "Dance of the Hours" Sequence Fantasia633 - Original Model Painting from "Dance of the Hours" Sequence Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original model art from the "Dance of the Hours" Sequence of Fantasia featuring the ostriches. Accomplished in...
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Start Price : 4,000.00 | Estimates : 4,000.00 - 6,000.00
 
 
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Three original production drawings from Fantasia634 - Three original production drawings from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Three original rough animation drawings of Hyancith Hippo from Fantasia. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 1
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to d********9.. for (600.00 + 138.00) x 1 = 738.00
 
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Original production layout drawing from Fantasia635 - Original production layout drawing from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production layout drawing of the tutu-wearing hippopotamus from the "Dance of the Hours" sequence of ...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold to f***r for (600.00 + 138.00) x 1 = 738.00
 
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Original production cel on Courvoisier background from Fantasia636 - Original production cel on Courvoisier background from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studio, 1940) Dramatic original production cel setup from the “Night on Bald Mountain” and “Ave Maria” sequence of Disney’s Fantasia. The
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Start Price : 4,000.00 | Estimates : 4,000.00 - 6,000.00
 
 
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Four studio photostat model sheets from Fantasia637 - Four studio photostat model sheets from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1939/1940) Four early studio model sheets for the “Night On Bald Mountain” sequence of Fantasia. Titled “Bare Mountain” at the t
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to c*******r for (950.00 + 218.50) x 1 = 1,168.50
 
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Original production drawing of the Chernabog from Fantasia638 - Original production drawing of the Chernabog from Fantasia
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of the Chernabog from Fantasia. Accomplished in graphite and colored pencil on untrimmed 10 in
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold to f***r for (900.00 + 207.00) x 1 = 1,107.00
 
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Original hand-painted Heath book art featuring Snow White639 - Original hand-painted Heath book art featuring Snow White
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(Walt Disney Studios/D.C. Heath and Company, 1940) Hand-painted cel of Snow White and animals used as artwork for the 1940 Heath book, Water Babies Ci
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to t******4 for (400.00 + 92.00) x 1 = 492.00
 
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Set of two original illustration drawings of the Big Bad Wolf from Collier’s Magazine, 1940640 - Set of two original illustration drawings of the Big Bad Wolf from Collier’s Magazine, 1940
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Two large wonderful color illustrations of the Big Bad Wolf from the January 20, 1940 issue of Collier’s: The National Weekly Magazine, for the articl
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Start Price : 6,000.00 | Estimates : 6,000.00 - 8,000.00
 
 
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Original Fred Moore drawing of a young girl641 - Original Fred Moore drawing of a young girl
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940s) Original Fred Moore ink and watercolor drawing of a young girl lacing her shoes, most likely done at the studio by Moore
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Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Three original Dan MacManus Donald Duck drawings642 - Three original Dan MacManus Donald Duck drawings
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Daniel MacManus was an animator/effects animator with the Disney Studios from the 1940s through the 1970s. These three det
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to l*******6 for (950.00 + 218.50) x 1 = 1,168.50
 
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Preliminary rough pencil drawings for Donald’s Penguin643 - Preliminary rough pencil drawings for Donald’s Penguin
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Two sets of final pencil drawings in blue and red graphite titled “Ruffs” done for a Donald’s Penguin book being published
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to f***r for (350.00 + 80.50) x 1 = 430.50
 
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Original production drawing from Tugboat Mickey644 - Original production drawing from Tugboat Mickey
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of Goofy from Tugboat Mickey. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. Image siz
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Tugboat Mickey645 - Original production drawing from Tugboat Mickey
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of Goofy from Tugboat Mickey. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. Image siz
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Tugboat Mickey646 - Original production drawing from Tugboat Mickey
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of Mickey from Tugboat Mickey. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. Image si
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Tugboat Mickey647 - Original production drawing from Tugboat Mickey
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940) Original production drawing of Mickey from Tugboat Mickey. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12 in. Image si
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Original color model drawing of Donald Duck648 - Original color model drawing of Donald Duck
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1940s) Beautiful color model drawing of Donald Duck. Accomplished in graphite and Gouache on untrimmed 10 in. x 12 in. animation
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to c********a.. for (700.00 + 161.00) x 1 = 861.00
 
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Original production drawing from The Little Whirlwind649 - Original production drawing from The Little Whirlwind
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1941) Original Rough production drawing of Mickey from The Little Whirlwind. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x 12
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from The Reluctant Dragon650 - Original production drawing from The Reluctant Dragon
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1941) Original Rough production drawing of The Dragon from The Reluctant Dragon. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to k****a for (250.00 + 57.50) x 1 = 307.50
 
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Original production drawing from The Reluctant Dragon651 - Original production drawing from The Reluctant Dragon
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1941) Original Rough production drawing of Sir Giles from The Reluctant Dragon. The untrimmed animation paper measures 10 in. x
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Original Fred Moore production drawing from The Nifty Nineties652 - Original Fred Moore production drawing from The Nifty Nineties
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1941) Original Fred Moore rough animation drawing of Mickey Mouse from The Nifty Nineties. The untrimmed animation paper measure
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to f***r for (250.00 + 57.50) x 1 = 307.50
 
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Original production drawing from The Nifty Nineties653 - Original production drawing from The Nifty Nineties
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1941) Original production drawing of Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse from The Nifty Nineties. The untrimmed animation paper measur
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to l*******6 for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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