Hollywood Auction 44

Auction Details

Welcome to our latest Hollywood auction! Over 1,600 unique pieces of animation and Hollywood history are featured in this sale. In our day one offerings, we are pleased to be working with Van Eaton Galleries in presenting this unprecedented selection of items ranging from the dawn of animation, Gertie the Dinosaur, through the most beloved characters from Walt Disney, Hanna-Barbera, Warner Bros. and Walter Lantz.

Day one highlights include:
• An historic handwritten letter by Walt Disney urging the creator of Mickey Mouse, Ub Iwerks, to move to California and become his chief animator.
• A collection of Mary Blair original conceptual paintings for The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad, Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella, “It’s a Small World” ride, Melody Time, Peter Pan and Song of the South
• Herbert Ryman preliminary study for Tokyo Disneyland, signed and dated
• Rare set of 7 Courvoisier production setups of Dwarfs from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
• Original production cel of the Evil Queen from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs with Walt Disney signature
• Walt Disney’s Alpine Climbers one-sheet 40 x 60 in. poster
• Eyvind Earle Sleeping Beauty production cel and original large pan background
• Maleficent production cel with key matching background
• Gustaf Tenngren original concept paintings for Pinocchio
• Collection of original Walt Disney Studio maquettes from Pinocchio
• Tyrus Wong original concept painting from Bambi

Day two highlights include:
• The most famous film car in the world: the original hero road-going “GEN 11” Chitty Chitty Bang Bang car from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
• Original concrete slab footprints and signatures of Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks and Sid Grauman: the first three imprints to start the tradition at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre
• Willis O’Brien articulated stop-motion armatures from War Eagles
• Wicked Witch of the West crystal ball from The Wizard of Oz
• Marilyn Monroe 1951 screen and publicity worn bathing suit from Let’s Make It Legal
• Original Discovery space suit chest-pack from 2001: A Space Odyssey
• Mel Stuart’s hand-annotated script and complete manuscript score for Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
• The Paley Center for Media original Star Trek costumes from the exhibition “Star Trek: The Tradition Continues”
• Extremely rare early draft of John Lennon’s handwritten lyrics for “Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds” from Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

We hope you find something new and exciting from this catalog to add to your collection. Please remember we’re always interested in your future consignments for those who wish to pass ownership of their treasured pieces of Hollywood memorabilia to new caretakers.

Thank you for participating and good luck!
“Palmer” as played by Brooklyn Decker costume from Just Go With It1325“Palmer” as played by Brooklyn Decker costume from Just Go With It
(Columbia Pictures, 2011) Yellow string bikini with gold metal tabs and gold chain at chest and hips and the hero waterfall version of orange Ralph La
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold for (700.00 + 126.00) x 1 = 826.00
“Palmer” as played by Brooklyn Decker costume from Just Go With It1326“Palmer” as played by Brooklyn Decker costume from Just Go With It
(Columbia Pictures, 2011) Dolce & Gabbana multi-color floral chiffon strapless minidress w/ tan grosgrain ribbon belt, gold sand dollar earrings and p
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (300.00 + 54.00) x 1 = 354.00
“Benjamin Chudnofsky” as played by Christoph Waltz hero costume from The Green Hornet1327“Benjamin Chudnofsky” as played by Christoph Waltz hero costume from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Hero two-piece wine colored silk shiny suit and black Dolce & Gabbana long sleeve shirt worn by “Benjamin Chudnofsky” as played by Ch
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (425.00 + 76.50) x 1 = 501.50
“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen costume from The Green Hornet1328“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen costume from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) White two-piece Etro suit. Tom Ford black/white check shirt and black and white patterned Pierre Hardy sneakers worn in the hotel pa
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold for (600.00 + 108.00) x 1 = 708.00
“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen trench coat from The Green Hornet1329“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen trench coat from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Hero tan trench coat with trademark Green Hornet polka dot lining worn in the theft of the statue head sequence by “Britt Reid” as pl
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
“Young Britt Reid” backpack with “James Reid” watch and eyeglasses from The Green Hornet1330“Young Britt Reid” backpack with “James Reid” watch and eyeglasses from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Maroon “Thornhill Academy” backpack worn by “Young Britt Reid” as played by Joshua Erenberg to his father’s office and “James Reid” a
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
“Britt Reid” Seth Rogen Business card for “Green Hornet” & rbr sushi flash drv frm The Green Hornet1331“Britt Reid” Seth Rogen Business card for “Green Hornet” & rbr sushi flash drv frm The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Green Hornet business card and prop stunt rubber USB flash drive shaped like salmon sushi from The Green Hornet. Includes a Sony/Col
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (1,400.00 + 252.00) x 1 = 1,652.00
Research report, Daily Sentinel mouse pad, coffee mug and other items from The Green Hornet1332Research report, Daily Sentinel mouse pad, coffee mug and other items from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Research report on the Green Hornet by “Lenore Case” as played by Cameron Diaz and prepared by her for “Britt Reid” as played by Seth
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (350.00 + 63.00) x 1 = 413.00
“Benjamin Chudnofsky” plyd by Christoph Waltz Motorola cell phn & gas mask in Green Hornet1333“Benjamin Chudnofsky” plyd by Christoph Waltz Motorola cell phn & gas mask in Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Trademark red and black Motorola i465 cell phone with leather belt carrier, wall charger and battery and red and black gas mask worn
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (400.00 + 72.00) x 1 = 472.00
Cappuccino cups w/ saucers, bamboo tray, sugar bowl, spoon & vase frm The Green Hornet1334Cappuccino cups w/ saucers, bamboo tray, sugar bowl, spoon & vase frm The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Pair of porcelain gold-trimmed cappuccino cups and saucers, gold spoon, bamboo tray, silver sugar bowl and small silver flower vase s
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (325.00 + 58.50) x 1 = 383.50
Five Daily Sentinel prop newspapers from The Green Hornet1335Five Daily Sentinel prop newspapers from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Five prop newspapers, two with the headline “Green Hornet to Blame” with photo of dead men in dumpster (one is one-sided, other is tw
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (700.00 + 126.00) x 1 = 826.00
“Kato” plyd by Jay Chou brfcs & mtrcycle kys on Harley Davidson ky fob frm The Green Hornet1336“Kato” plyd by Jay Chou brfcs & mtrcycle kys on Harley Davidson ky fob frm The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) “Kato” as played by Jay Chou black leather briefcase and set of keys on a Harley Davidson key fob from The Green Hornet. Includes a
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (300.00 + 54.00) x 1 = 354.00
“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen HORNET license plate from The Green Hornet1337“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen HORNET license plate from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) HORNET license plate that adorned Black Beauty in The Green Hornet. Constructed of vacu-formed plastic painted black with green lett
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (1,100.00 + 198.00) x 1 = 1,298.00
“Kato” as played by Jay Chou rubber nunchucks from The Green Hornet1338“Kato” as played by Jay Chou rubber nunchucks from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Stunt rubber nunchucks with metal chain painted in trademark black with green detailing wielded by “Kato” as played by Jay Chou in Th
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (950.00 + 171.00) x 1 = 1,121.00
Pair of Black Beauty rockets The Green Hornet1339Pair of Black Beauty rockets The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Pair of rockets from Black Beauty, one vacuformed plastic lightweight firing version which is missing the fold-out wings, the other f
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (850.00 + 153.00) x 1 = 1,003.00
“Kato” as played by Jay Chou stunt throwing knife and stunt plumbers wrench from The Green Hornet1340“Kato” as played by Jay Chou stunt throwing knife and stunt plumbers wrench from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Stunt hard rubber throwing knife with Green Hornet logo and stabilizer fins on the handle. Includes a stunt hard rubber plumbers wre
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (475.00 + 85.50) x 1 = 560.50
“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen sunglasses from The Green Hornet1341“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen sunglasses from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Fiction by L.A. Eyeworks wayfarer-style sunglasses worn by “Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen and featuring additional discrete str
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen signature “Green Hornet” costume from The Green Hornet1342“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen signature “Green Hornet” costume from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Signature “Green Hornet” costume includes dark green wool overcoat with trademark polka dot lining, three-piece dark green check patt
Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (5,000.00 + 900.00) x 1 = 5,900.00
Signature “Kato” as played by Jay Chou costume The Green Hornet1343Signature “Kato” as played by Jay Chou costume The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Two-piece trademark “Kato” chauffeur suit of dark grey/black herringbone wool with mandarin collar jacket, foam latex mask, black Ant
Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (7,000.00 + 1,260.00) x 1 = 8,260.00
“Kato” as played by Jay Chou set of three martial arts trophies from The Green Hornet1344“Kato” as played by Jay Chou set of three martial arts trophies from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Three prop martial arts trophies awarded to “Kato” as played by Jay Chou including “Gold Medal Sparring KATO” on black stand with gol
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (225.00 + 40.50) x 1 = 265.50
“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen letterman jacket and motorcycle jacket from The Green Hornet1345“Britt Reid” as played by Seth Rogen letterman jacket and motorcycle jacket from The Green Hornet
(Columbia, 2011) Vintage letterman jacket with vinyl sleeves and white button snap closure together with a Kelly green motorcycle jacket by Michael Ko
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (375.00 + 67.50) x 1 = 442.50
Collection of props from Just Go With It1346Collection of props from Just Go With It
(Columbia Pictures, 2011) Collection of props includes: “Daniel MacCabee” (Adam Sandler) cosmetic surgery brochure, “Katherine Herlihy” (Jennifer Anni
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (200.00 + 36.00) x 1 = 236.00
“Sara Matthews” as played Minka Kelly costume from The Roommate1347“Sara Matthews” as played Minka Kelly costume from The Roommate
(Screen Gems, 2011) Navy blue and grey striped tank top, grey flared jeans and white bib “R” graphic apron worn by “Sara Matthews” as played by Minka
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
“Rebecca” as played by Leighton Meester costume from The Roommate1348“Rebecca” as played by Leighton Meester costume from The Roommate
(Screen Gems, 2011) Studio distressed bloody white cotton ribbed tank w/ buttons on back and denim shorts w/ cuffs. Worn by “Rebecca” as played by Lei
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
“Lisa” as played by Reese Witherspoon costume from How Do You Know1349“Lisa” as played by Reese Witherspoon costume from How Do You Know
(Columbia Pictures, 2010) Pale blue sweatshirt and white shorts worn by “Lisa” as played by Reese Witherspoon in How Do You Know. With original costu
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Screen-used Ghost Face painting from Scream 41350Screen-used Ghost Face painting from Scream 4
(Dimension, 2011) Original acrylic painting on canvas by Nicolas Caesar titled, “27,” of the masked killer in creature form and featured in the film’s
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Collection of props from Wes Craven’s Scream 41351Collection of props from Wes Craven’s Scream 4
(Dimension, 2011) Collection of props includes a masked killer large styrofoam mask, black cloak and bloody knife seen in the halls of the high school
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold for (600.00 + 108.00) x 1 = 708.00
Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink studies for Vincent1352Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink studies for Vincent
(Walt Disney, 1982) Original hand-drawn ink studies by Tim Burton for Vincent, his first short. Vincent is a six-minute stop-motion film based on an
Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink sketches for Vincent1353Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink sketches for Vincent
(Walt Disney, 1982) Original hand-drawn ink sketches by Tim Burton for Vincent, his first short. Vincent is a six-minute stop-motion film based on an
Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (2,000.00 + 360.00) x 1 = 2,360.00
Original Tim Burton hand-drawn sketches for Vincent1354Original Tim Burton hand-drawn sketches for Vincent
(Walt Disney, 1982) Four (4) original hand-drawn sketches by Tim Burton for Vincent, his first short. Vincent is a six-minute stop-motion film based
Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (2,000.00 + 360.00) x 1 = 2,360.00
Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink studies for Vincent1355Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink studies for Vincent
(Walt Disney, 1982) Original hand-drawn ink studies by Tim Burton for Vincent, his first short. Vincent is a six-minute stop-motion film based on an
Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink sketches for Vincent1356Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink sketches for Vincent
(Walt Disney, 1982) Original hand-drawn ink sketches by Tim Burton for Vincent, his first short. Vincent is a six-minute stop-motion film based on an
Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (2,000.00 + 360.00) x 1 = 2,360.00
Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink storyboard for Vincent1357Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink storyboard for Vincent
(Walt Disney, 1982) Original hand-drawn ink storyboards by Tim Burton for Vincent, his first short. Vincent is a six-minute stop-motion film based on
Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink sketches for Vincent1358Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink sketches for Vincent
(Walt Disney, 1982) Original hand-drawn ink sketches by Tim Burton for Vincent, his first short. Vincent is a six-minute stop-motion film based on an
Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (1,500.00 + 270.00) x 1 = 1,770.00
Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink sketches for Vincent1359Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink sketches for Vincent
(Walt Disney, 1982) Pair of original hand-drawn ink sketches by Tim Burton for Vincent, his first short. Vincent is a six-minute stop-motion film bas
Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Original Tim Burton hand-drawn sketches and storyboards for Vincent1360Original Tim Burton hand-drawn sketches and storyboards for Vincent
(Walt Disney, 1982) Four (4) original hand-drawn sketches and storyboards by Tim Burton for Vincent, his first short. Vincent is a six-minute stop-mo
Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (2,000.00 + 360.00) x 1 = 2,360.00
Four original Tim Burton hand-drawn storyboards for Vincent1361Four original Tim Burton hand-drawn storyboards for Vincent
(Walt Disney, 1982) Four (4) original hand-drawn storyboards by Tim Burton for Vincent, his first short. Vincent is a six-minute stop-motion film bas
Start Price : 3,000.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink sketches for Vincent1362Original Tim Burton hand-drawn ink sketches for Vincent
(Walt Disney, 1982) Original hand-drawn ink sketches by Tim Burton for Vincent, his first short. Vincent is a six-minute stop-motion film based on an
Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold for (2,000.00 + 360.00) x 1 = 2,360.00
Dr. Finklestein concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas1363Dr. Finklestein concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) Original concept artwork featuring Dr. Finkelstein accomplished in pastel on a leaf of illustration board measuring 6 in. x 6 &#...
Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Christmas Town kids concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas1364Christmas Town kids concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) Original concept artwork featuring kids fleeing bats flying out of a Christmas tree accomplished in pastel on a leaf of illustrati
Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,180.00
Collection of 12 color storyboards from The Nightmare Before Christmas1365Collection of 12 color storyboards from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) A phenomenal collection of detailed color storyboards featuring numerous key scenes from The Nightmare Before Christmas, including
Start Price : 8,000.00 | Estimates : 8,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold for (8,000.00 + 1,440.00) x 1 = 9,440.00
Jack Skellington concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas1366Jack Skellington concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) Original concept artwork featuring Jack Skellington hiding behind a ghostly figure accomplished in pastel on a leaf of illustratio
Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Color study/key of twins by Kendal Cronkhite from The Nightmare Before Christmas1367Color study/key of twins by Kendal Cronkhite from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) Color study/key of the twins featuring an interior design, pajama patterns and attached fabric swatch by assistant art director, K
Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Santa concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas1368Santa concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) Original concept artwork featuring Santa accomplished in ink and watercolor on a leaf of illustration board measuring 6 in. x 9 ...
Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Original Deane Taylor Halloween Town concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas1369Original Deane Taylor Halloween Town concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) Incredible conceptual design artwork by Art Director Deane Taylor for Halloween Town featuring the distinctive elements of the set
Start Price : 10,000.00 | Estimates : 10,000.00 - 12,000.00
Sold for (12,000.00 + 2,160.00) x 1 = 14,160.00
Color study/key of Timmy’s bedroom by Kendal Cronkhite from The Nightmare Before Christmas1370Color study/key of Timmy’s bedroom by Kendal Cronkhite from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) Color study/key of the Timmy’s bedroom in Christmas Town by assistant art director, Kendal Cronkhite. Accomplished in ink and ani
Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,180.00
Original production concept artwork of Halloween Town from The Nightmare Before Christmas1371Original production concept artwork of Halloween Town from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) Beautiful inked designs for a Halloween Town street, headstone, cemetery gate and Jack Skellington’s house from The Nightmare Befo
Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (850.00 + 153.00) x 1 = 1,003.00
Dr. Finklestein and Igor early concept art from The Nightmare Before Christmas1372Dr. Finklestein and Igor early concept art from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) Early character design artwork for Dr. Finklestein and Igor accomplished in ink and animator’s gouache on a 7 ¾ in. x 11 in...
Start Price : 2,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Jack Skellington and Zero concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas1373Jack Skellington and Zero concept artwork from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) Early character design artwork featuring Jack Skellington and Zero in nightwear. Accomplished in ink and marker on a 7 ¼ i...
Start Price : 3,000.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Original production color studies from The Nightmare Before Christmas1374Original production color studies from The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Buena Vista, 1993) Three (3) original color studies for Dr. Finkelstein, the Mayor and two boys from Christmas Town. Christmas Town boys are accompl
Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (800.00 + 144.00) x 1 = 944.00