Announcement: Sunday Internet Comics Auctions move to Heritage Live!

Please note that starting with Auction #121441, which opens for bidding on Sunday, October 5th and closes on Sunday the 12th, the Sunday Internet Comics Auction will open for live bidding at 6:00 PM CT, one hour earlier.

For more information about Heritage Live!, please visit HA.com/live. If you have any questions about this exciting format change, please contact us at 800-872-6467 or Bid@HA.com.

X
There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Opening Bid
:
Current Bid:
Reserve Amount:

You are the current high bidder on this lot with a secret maximum bid of %bidPretty%.
(%bidBP% w/Buyer's Premium (BP) ).


Notice: You are the current high bidder on this lot, but the next highest bid is within one increment. That means that any additional bids on this lot will outbid you. To increase your chances of winning, enter your highest maximum bid.

You are the current high bidder on this lot with a secret maximum bid of %bidPretty%.
(%bidBP% w/Buyer's Premium (BP) ).

You are the current high bidder on this lot.
(Sign-In to see your maximum bid)

Your secret maximum bid of %bidPretty% has been outbid.

Your secret maximum bid of %bidPretty% does not meet the reserve.

(Sign-In to see your maximum bid)

Your secret maximum bid does not meet the reserve.
(Sign-In to see your maximum bid)

Lot
94088

Mickey's Service Station Mickey and Goofy Production Cel and Master Background (Walt Disney, 1935).... (Total: 2 Original Art)

2014 July 1 - 2 Animation Art Signature Auction - New York #7103

 
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Make Offer:
Make Offer to Owner

Owner's willingness to entertain and respond to Offers has not yet been verified.
Claim Item: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: Jul 1, 2014
Item Activity: 13 Internet/mail/phone bidders
4,330 page views
Location: Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion
2 East 79th Street
New York, NY 10075

Description:
Mickey's Service Station Mickey and Goofy Production Cel and Master Background (Walt Disney, 1935). In one of his very last black and white cartoons, Mickey, along with Goofy and Donald, do their best to find a squeaking sound in Pete's roadster. Naturally, they take the car apart looking for the source of the annoying sound (turns out to be a cricket)! A very funny short, long considered one of Mickey's best, this Ben Sharpsteen-directed cartoon enlisted the help of Disney legends Milt Kahl, Art Babbitt, Jack Kinney, Bill Tytla, Eric Larson, Ferdinand Hovarth, and Wollie Reitherman, with voices by Clarence "Ducky" Nash, Pinto Colvig, and even Walt Disney himself (as Mickey, of course).
This is an original hand-inked and painted production nitrate cel of Mickey and Goofy, with Pete's car, placed over a Master hand-painted background from the film. This is believed to be the only black and white production cel featuring Goofy, in private hands. This Master setup is completely original, with no restoration done to the paint or ink lines. The nitrate cel has a slightly wavy appearance, typical of vintage nitrate cels; overall condition is Fine. Both the background and cel have production numbers that are hidden by the mat, which has an opening of 11.5" x 7.5". The art is framed with glass for an overall size of 22.5" x 18.5".
In 2006, a black and white Mickey Mouse setup from The Pet Store sold for a whopping $225,000. We expect a LOT of interest in this iconic setup, so get those bids in early!

View large image(s) of this item

Service and Handling Description: Framed - without Glass, Medium (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Other Available Items:

Current Items in Heritage Auctions like this item

    Current Bid
Paul Murry - Goofy Illustration Original Art (undated)....
Lot 11086
Auction 121440
Sunday, October 5, 2014
$165.00
Fantasia Mickey Mouse Sorcerer's Apprentice Production Drawing Animation Art (Walt Disney, 1940)....
Lot 11113
Auction 121440
Sunday, October 5, 2014
$62.00
Flight of the Bumble Bee Mickey Mouse and Spike the Bee Animation Art Group (Walt Disney, 1940-50s).... (Total: 4 Items)
Lot 11120
Auction 121440
Sunday, October 5, 2014
$37.00
Mickey Mouse and Minnie Production Drawing Animation Art (Walt Disney, 1930s)....
Lot 11131
Auction 121440
Sunday, October 5, 2014
$34.00
First Aiders Minnie Mouse and Goofy Production Drawing Animation Art (Walt Disney, 1944)....
Lot 11114
Auction 121440
Sunday, October 5, 2014
$22.00
Society Dog Show Mickey Mouse and Pluto Production Drawing Animation Art (Walt Disney, 1939)....
Lot 11142
Auction 121440
Sunday, October 5, 2014
$19.00
Guides and Pricing Information:

Previous Prices from Heritage Auctions
Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Find Auction Prices for Comparable Items:

Photographs:
Sign-in or Join (free & quick) to see the full image


FLOOR AUCTIONS View All
Open For Bidding
Coming Soon
HERITAGE MEMBERSHIP
885,986
bidder-members
$971,182,773
sold in the last year
VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 
CONSIGNMENTS WANTED
Only 5 days left to consign to the 2014 November 20 - 22 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Beverly Hills!
Learn About Consigning With Us
Your overall service is very good. The quality of the catalogs for major sales are superior and very accurately described.
M.F. ,
Elmwood Park, IL
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com
HERITAGE VIDEO TUTORIAL
GETTING THE MOST OUT OF SEARCH
RECENT AUCTIONS
2014 May 7 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Beverly Hills
2014 May 7 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Beverly Hills
REALIZED $2,099,348
2014 August 7 - 9 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas
2014 August 7 - 9 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas
REALIZED $5,159,639
COMICS SURVEY
You could win!
Take the Survey