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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Tom and Jerry / The Cat Concerto original hand-painted publicity cel set up181 - Tom and Jerry / The Cat Concerto original hand-painted publicity cel set up
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(Hanna-Barbera Studios, 1975) This extremely rare original hand-painted and airbrushed cel features Jerry the mouse sleeping on the keys of the grand
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to s******a for (375.00 + 86.25) x 1 = 461.25
 
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Laff-A-Lympics original hand-painted cel and original hand-painted production background182 - Laff-A-Lympics original hand-painted cel and original hand-painted production background
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(Hanna-Barbera Studios, 1977) Laff-A-Lympics original hand-painted cel and original hand-painted production background features Hong Kong Phooey from
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Scooby-Dee, Scooby-Doo, and Scooby Dum original hand-painted cel183 - Scooby-Dee, Scooby-Doo, and Scooby Dum original hand-painted cel
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(Hanna-Barbera Studios, 1979) A rare original hand-painted publicity cel featuring Scooby-Dee, Scooby-Doo, and Scooby Dum. A high quality color print
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Original production cels of Fred Flintstone and Barney Rubble on production background184 - Original production cels of Fred Flintstone and Barney Rubble on production background
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(Hanna-Barbera Studios, 1970s) Original production cels and pan production background featuring Fred and Barney, most likely from a 1970s TV commercia
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Multi-cel Publicity setup for 1978 Hanna-Barbera Productions185 - Multi-cel Publicity setup for 1978 Hanna-Barbera Productions
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(Hanna-Barbera Studios, 1978) Rare Original hand-painted cels featuring some of the shows produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions in 1978. These rare sm
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Start Price : 700.00 | Estimates : 700.00 - 900.00
 
 
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Two original cels and pan backgrounds from The Flintstones Comedy Hour186 - Two original cels and pan backgrounds from The Flintstones Comedy Hour
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(Hanna-Barbera Studios, 1972) Original production cels paired with hand-painted production backgrounds from sequences of The Flintstone Comedy Hour TV
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d*****n for (225.00 + 51.75) x 1 = 276.75
 
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Original pan production background from Scooby-Doo187 - Original pan production background from Scooby-Doo
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(Hanna-Barbera Studios) Impressive original pan production background from Hanna-Barbera’s Scooby Doo TV series. The background measures 10 ½ i...
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Joe Barbera signed Flintstones hand-painted publicity cel188 - Joe Barbera signed Flintstones hand-painted publicity cel
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(Hanna-Barbera Studios, 1970s) Hand-painted publicity/presentation cel produced at the studio and given away as gifts to visitors and VIPs. The cel is
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to l******n for (250.00 + 57.50) x 1 = 307.50
 
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Top Cat original hand-painted and airbrushed presentation cel with original hand-painted background189 - Top Cat original hand-painted and airbrushed presentation cel with original hand-painted background
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(Hanna-Barbera Studios, 1970s) Top Cat original hand-painted and airbrushed cel with original hand-painted background featuring Top Cat in air force o
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to k***y for (550.00 + 126.50) x 1 = 676.50
 
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Alex Toth Superfriends pencil layout drawing190 - Alex Toth Superfriends pencil layout drawing
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(Hanna-Barbera Studios, 1980) Impressive original pencil layout of Hawkman and Hawkgirl, by artist Alex Toth for the opening of the Superfriends TV se
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to b*****e for (500.00 + 115.00) x 1 = 615.00
 
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