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 cel and matching production background from Robin Hood857 - Original production cel and matching production background from Robin Hood
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1973) Original production cel of Prince John with the key matching production background from Robin Hood. The untrimmed cel meas
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to c********o.. for (4,000.00 + 920.00) x 1 = 4,920.00
 
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Original production cel and matching production background from Robin Hood858 - Original production cel and matching production background from Robin Hood
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1973) Original production cel of Little John paired with the key matching production background from Robin Hood. The untrimmed c
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Start Price : 2,500.00 | Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,500.00
 
 
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Original production cel and preliminary background from Robin Hood859 - Original production cel and preliminary background from Robin Hood
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1973) Original production cel of Robin Hood placed on a preliminary background from Robin Hood. The cel is trimmed to image and
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to f***r for (550.00 + 126.50) x 1 = 676.50
 
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Original color key/concept art from The Rescuers860 - Original color key/concept art from The Rescuers
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1977) Original color key painting of Medusa’s boat from The Rescuers. Rendered in gouache on 7 ½ in. x 10 in. board, the ...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to f***r for (850.00 + 195.50) x 1 = 1,045.50
 
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Original production background from The Rescuers861 - Original production background from The Rescuers
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1977) Original production background of a city street from The Rescuers. The untrimmed animation background measures 12 ½...
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to d******n for (1,500.00 + 345.00) x 1 = 1,845.00
 
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Original production background from The Rescuers862 - Original production background from The Rescuers
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1977) Original production background of Orville’s heliport from The Rescuers. The untrimmed animation background measures 12 &...
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to d******n for (1,500.00 + 345.00) x 1 = 1,845.00
 
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Original production cel and production background from The Rescuers863 - Original production cel and production background from The Rescuers
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1977) Original production cel of Medusa placed on a production background from The Rescuers. The 12 ½ in. x 16 in. cel is...
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Estimates : 1,800.00 - 2,800.00
Sold to b*********d for (1,800.00 + 414.00) x 1 = 2,214.00
 
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Original production cel from The Rescuers864 - Original production cel from The Rescuers
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1977) Original production cel of Bianca from The Rescuers. The untrimmed animation cel measures 12 ½ in. x 16 in. Image s...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to r********e for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
 
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Original production cel from The Rescuers865 - Original production cel from The Rescuers
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1977) Original production cel of Bernard from The Rescuers. The untrimmed animation cel measures 12 ½ in. x 16 ½ in....
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to r********e for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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Original production drawing from Pete’s Dragon866 - Original production drawing from Pete’s Dragon
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1977) Original production drawing of Elliott from the live-action/animation feature, Pete’s Dragon. The untrimmed animation pape
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to c********a.. for (225.00 + 51.75) x 1 = 276.75
 
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Original production cel of Mickey Mouse and other Disney characters867 - Original production cel of Mickey Mouse and other Disney characters
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1979) Original production cel featuring Mickey Mouse and other characters from a 1979 Eastern Airlines commercial. The untrimmed
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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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Matched pair of original production cels from The Fox and the Hound868 - Matched pair of original production cels from The Fox and the Hound
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1981) Pair of original production cels featuring Amos and Copper from The Fox and the Hound. The cels were paired and prepared f
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Five original production drawings from The Fox and the Hound869 - Five original production drawings from The Fox and the Hound
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1981) Five original production drawings: two of Amos, two of big Mama, and one of Copper from The Fox and the Hound. All the dra
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to j****n for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
 
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Original production cel from The Fox and the Hound870 - Original production cel from The Fox and the Hound
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1981) Original production cels of Todd and Big Mama from The Fox and the Hound. The 12 ½ in. x 16 in. animation cel has a...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to q********2 for (650.00 + 149.50) x 1 = 799.50
 
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Original production cel from Mickey’s Christmas Carol871 - Original production cel from Mickey’s Christmas Carol
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1983) Original production cel of Scrooge from Mickey’s Christmas Carol. The untrimmed cel measures 12 ½ in. x 15 ½ i...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*****n for (350.00 + 80.50) x 1 = 430.50
 
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Original production cel from Mickey’s Christmas Carol872 - Original production cel from Mickey’s Christmas Carol
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1983) Original production cel of Jiminy Cricket from Mickey’s Christmas Carol. The untrimmed 12 ½ in. x 16 in. cel was pr...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to t*****s for (350.00 + 80.50) x 1 = 430.50
 
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Original production cels from The Black Cauldron873 - Original production cels from The Black Cauldron
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1985) Original production cels of Eilonwy, Gurgi, and fairy folk from The Black Cauldron. The slightly trimmed 12 ½ in. x...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to t*******1 for (325.00 + 74.75) x 1 = 399.75
 
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Preliminary background painting from The Black Cauldron874 - Preliminary background painting from The Black Cauldron
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1985) Preliminary background painting of the Horned King’s castle from The Black Cauldron. Accomplished in gouache and graphite
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to d******n for (900.00 + 207.00) x 1 = 1,107.00
 
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Preliminary production background from The Black Cauldron875 - Preliminary production background from The Black Cauldron
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1985) Beautiful pan preliminary background from The Black Cauldron. Accomplished in gouache on illustration board, the entire pi
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to d******n for (850.00 + 195.50) x 1 = 1,045.50
 
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Original production cel from The Great Mouse Detective876 - Original production cel from The Great Mouse Detective
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1986) Original production cel of Basil and Watson from The Great Mouse Detective. The untrimmed animation cel measures 10 ...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to q********2 for (350.00 + 80.50) x 1 = 430.50
 
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Original production layout drawing from The Great Mouse Detective877 - Original production layout drawing from The Great Mouse Detective
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1986) Original production layout drawing featuring Basil, Watson, and Olivia from The Great Mouse Detective. The untrimmed anima
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to s*****g for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
 
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Original production cel from The Great Mouse Detective878 - Original production cel from The Great Mouse Detective
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1986) Original production cel of Ratigan and Olivia from The Great Mouse Detective. The untrimmed animation cel measures 12 &#...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to a********k for (225.00 + 51.75) x 1 = 276.75
 
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Original production cel and production drawing from The Great Mouse Detective879 - Original production cel and production drawing from The Great Mouse Detective
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1986) Original production cel of Basil from The Great Mouse Detective. The slightly trimmed (at the studio) animation cel measur
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to b*****1 for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
 
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Original color concept art from The Great Mouse Detective880 - Original color concept art from The Great Mouse Detective
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1986) Original concept painting by animator Patricia Peraza from The Great Mouse Detective. Rendered in colored pencil on 8 &#...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to g*******g for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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Original production cel from The Great Mouse Detective881 - Original production cel from The Great Mouse Detective
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1986) Original production cel of Watson with dancing girls from The Great Mouse Detective. The untrimmed animation cel measures
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to f***r for (325.00 + 74.75) x 1 = 399.75
 
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Original production cel from The Great Mouse Detective882 - Original production cel from The Great Mouse Detective
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1986) Original production cel of Watson and a bar patron from The Great Mouse Detective. The cels were prepared for sale at the
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Original production cel from The Great Mouse Detective883 - Original production cel from The Great Mouse Detective
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1986) Original production cel of Ratigan from The Great Mouse Detective. The untrimmed animation cel measures 12 ½ in. x ...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to q********2 for (250.00 + 57.50) x 1 = 307.50
 
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Original production cel of Oliver from Oliver and Company884 - Original production cel of Oliver from Oliver and Company
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1988) Original production cel of Oliver the cat from Oliver and Company. The untrimmed animation cel measures 10 ½ in. x ...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to q********2 for (150.00 + 34.50) x 1 = 184.50
 
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Original production Cels from Oliver and Company885 - Original production Cels from Oliver and Company
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1988) Three cel production setups featuring Oliver and his friends from Oliver and Company. The untrimmed animation cels measure
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to q********2 for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
 
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Original production layout drawing from Oliver and Company886 - Original production layout drawing from Oliver and Company
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1988) Original production layout drawing from Oliver and Company. The untrimmed animation paper measures 12 ½ in. x 17 in...
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Andreas Deja signed production drawing from Who Framed Roger Rabbit?887 - Andreas Deja signed production drawing from Who Framed Roger Rabbit?
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1988) Original production drawing of the gorilla from the “Ink and Paint Club” scene of Who Framed Roger Rabbit? Accomplished in
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Original color model cel from Who Framed Roger Rabbit?888 - Original color model cel from Who Framed Roger Rabbit?
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1988) Original color model cel of Bongo the Gorilla from Who Framed Roger Rabbit? The entire piece measures 11 ½ in. x 16...
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Original production drawing from Tummy Trouble889 - Original production drawing from Tummy Trouble
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1989) Original production drawing of Roger Rabbit and Baby Herman from Tummy Trouble. Accomplished in graphite and colored penci
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to k****a for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
 
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Original production drawing from Roller Coaster Rabbit890 - Original production drawing from Roller Coaster Rabbit
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1990) Original production drawing of Roger Rabbit and the bull from Roller Coaster Rabbit. The untrimmed animation paper measure
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Original production cel from The Little Mermaid891 - Original production cel from The Little Mermaid
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1989) Original production cel of Flounder from The Little Mermaid. The untrimmed animation cel measures 10 ½ in. x 13 in....
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to i********n.. for (550.00 + 126.50) x 1 = 676.50
 
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Original production cel from The Little Mermaid892 - Original production cel from The Little Mermaid
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1989) Original production cel of Sebastian and a seahorse from The Little Mermaid. The untrimmed animation cel measures 12 ...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to d*********2 for (750.00 + 172.50) x 1 = 922.50
 
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Original production cel from The Little Mermaid893 - Original production cel from The Little Mermaid
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1989) Original production cel featuring Ariel from The Little Mermaid. The untrimmed animation cel measures 12 ½ in. x 17...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to m********n for (3,000.00 + 690.00) x 1 = 3,690.00
 
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Sebastian color model cel from The Little Mermaid894 - Sebastian color model cel from The Little Mermaid
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1989) hand-painted studio color model cel of Sebastian for The Little Mermaid feature. The untrimmed cel measures 10 ½ in...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to r********e for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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Original production cel from The Little Mermaid895 - Original production cel from The Little Mermaid
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1989) Original production cel featuring Ariel and Sebastian from The Little Mermaid. The untrimmed cel measures 12 ½ in. ...
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to f***r for (3,500.00 + 805.00) x 1 = 4,305.00
 
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Original production cel and matching production background from The Little Mermaid896 - Original production cel and matching production background from The Little Mermaid
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1989) Original production cel featuring Ariel from The Little Mermaid. The untrimmed cel measures 12 ½ in. x 17 ½ in...
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Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Original production cel from The Little Mermaid897 - Original production cel from The Little Mermaid
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1989) Original production cel of Ariel and Eric from the “Kiss the girl” sequence of The Little Mermaid. The untrimmed cel measu
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Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to m********n for (3,250.00 + 747.50) x 1 = 3,997.50
 
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Andreas Deja signed original model cel from The Prince and the Pauper898 - Andreas Deja signed original model cel from The Prince and the Pauper
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1990) Original Model Cel of Mickey Mouse from The Prince and the Pauper. The cel has been hand-signed by animator Andreas Deja.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to l*******s for (425.00 + 97.75) x 1 = 522.75
 
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Original production cel from The Prince and the Pauper899 - Original production cel from The Prince and the Pauper
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1990) Original production cel of Mickey Mouse from The Prince and the Pauper. The cel was slightly trimmed at the studio to 10 i
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to l*******s for (250.00 + 57.50) x 1 = 307.50
 
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Andreas Deja Signed production cel from The Prince and the Pauper900 - Andreas Deja Signed production cel from The Prince and the Pauper
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1990) Original production cel of Mickey and Pete from The Prince and the Pauper. The untrimmed animation cel measures 12 ½...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to r*******n for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
 
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Original production background and production overlay with studio recreated cel from The Lion King901 - Original production background and production overlay with studio recreated cel from The Lion King
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1994) Original hand-painted production background with matching studio recreated cel of Simba from The Lion King. Although no ha
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to w********r for (1,600.00 + 368.00) x 1 = 1,968.00
 
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Original oversize pan production background and studio recreated cel from The Lion King902 - Original oversize pan production background and studio recreated cel from The Lion King
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1994) Original hand-painted production pan background with matching studio recreated cel of Simba, Nala, Zazu and Shenzi from Th
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Estimates : 6,000.00 - 8,000.00
Sold to f***r for (6,000.00 + 1,380.00) x 1 = 7,380.00
 
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Original background color key painting for The Lion King903 - Original background color key painting for The Lion King
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1994) Original background color key painting by artist Doug Ball for The Lion King. Accomplished in gouache on 8 in. x 11 in. ar
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to a********l.. for (950.00 + 218.50) x 1 = 1,168.50
 
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The Art of the Lion King Concept Art904 - The Art of the Lion King Concept Art
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(Walt Disney Productions, 1994) Original concept art by Animator Chris Sanders for The Art of the Lion King book. The artwork is graphite and colored
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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 Pocahontas905 - Original production drawing from Pocahontas
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1995) Original production drawing by animator Glen Keane from Pocahontas. The untrimmed animation paper measures 12 ½ in....
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 8**0 for (475.00 + 109.25) x 1 = 584.25
 
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Original production layout from Pocahontas906 - Original production layout from Pocahontas
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1995) Original production layout featuring John Smith as he rescues Thomas. The untrimmed animation paper measures 12 ½ i...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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