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 cels of Gerald McBoing Boing21 - Original production cels of Gerald McBoing Boing
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(UPA Studios, 1951) Original production cels of Gerald McBoing Boing and his father from the 1951 Academy Award-winning short, Gerald McBoing Boing. T
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to r*****d for (600.00 + 138.00) x 1 = 738.00
 
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Original production cel and production background from Magoo’s Problem Child22 - Original production cel and production background from Magoo’s Problem Child
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(UPA Studios, 1956) Original production cel and pan production background from Magoo’s Problem Child. The cel and background are slightly trimmed to 1
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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 from UPA Studios’ Madeline23 - Original production cel from UPA Studios’ Madeline
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(UPA Studios, 1952) Original production cel of Miss Clavel and 12 little girls in two straight lines (the smallest one was Madeline) from the UPA Osca
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to f***r for (325.00 + 74.75) x 1 = 399.75
 
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Original production cel from Gay Purr-ee24 - Original production cel from Gay Purr-ee
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(UPA Studios, 1962) Original production cel of Robespierre from the 1962 feature film, Gay Purr-ee. The untrimmed animation cel measures 10 ½ i...
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Original cel and background from Banjo The Woodpile Cat25 - Original cel and background from Banjo The Woodpile Cat
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(Don Bluth Productions, 1979) Original production model cel paired with an original background from Don Bluth’s first feature, Banjo The Woodpile Cat.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to d******a for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
 
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Original production layout drawing from The Secret Of Nimh26 - Original production layout drawing from The Secret Of Nimh
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(Don Bluth Productions, 1982) Original production layout drawing from The Secret Of Nimh. Accomplished in graphite on untrimmed 10 ½ in. x 12 &...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to h*******7 for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
 
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Don Bluth signed original production cel from The Secret Of Nimh27 - Don Bluth signed original production cel from The Secret Of Nimh
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(Don Bluth Productions, 1982) Original production cel of Mrs. Brisby and Jeremy from The Secret Of Nimh. The untrimmed 10 ½ in. x 12 ½ in....
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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 cel from The Secret Of Nimh28 - Original production cel from The Secret Of Nimh
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(Don Bluth Productions, 1982) Original production cel of Mrs. Brisby from The Secret Of Nimh. The untrimmed animation cel measures 10 ½ in. x 1...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to k****a for (100.00 + 23.00) x 1 = 123.00
 
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Four background color key paintings from The Land Before Time29 - Four background color key paintings from The Land Before Time
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(Don Bluth/Universal Studios, 1988) Four original color key background paintings for The Land Before Time. Sizes range from 5 ½ in. x 8 ½ ...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to 1********n for (100.00 + 23.00) x 1 = 123.00
 
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Background color key painting from All Dogs Go to Heaven30 - Background color key painting from All Dogs Go to Heaven
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(Don Bluth Studios, 1989) Original background color key painting for Don Bluth’s All Dogs Go to Heaven. Accomplished in gouache on artist’s board, the
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to g*******g for (250.00 + 57.50) x 1 = 307.50
 
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