Sale Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 11:00 AM
Day 2: Friday, December 19, 2014 - 11:00 AM

Day 1: Lots 1-544

Day 2: Lots 545-1081

Welcome to our Winter 2014 Animation Auction! We are pleased to present this offering of over 1,000 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, and many others. You will undoubtedly find your favorite characters among this collection.

Here are a few of the highlights:

  • Original “Off to Bed” key production setup from Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
  • Original Eyvind Earle castle concept painting for Sleeping Beauty
  • Original Gustaf Tenggren dramatic concept art for Pinocchio
  • Original tombstone from Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion attraction
  • Original pan production background and cels from Alice in Wonderland
  • Original silk-screened Disneyland attraction posters
  • Original vintage rare “Oswald The Lucky Rabbit” 1 sheet poster
  • Original production background of evil eyes from Sequence 3a, Scene 46 from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs 
  • Original cels and production backgrounds from classic Disney features including Snow White, Pinocchio, Bambi, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, The Black Cauldron, Fantasia and much more…
  • Original early Mary Blair concept sketches for the unrealized “Baby Ballet” sequence in Fantasia 
  • Original Chuck Jones watercolor paintings of “Bugs Bunny”, “Daffy Duck” and “Porky Pig”
  • Original production cels of the “Hag” and “Wicked Queen” from Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs