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    "The Art of Elmer Plummer" Original Painting on Canvas with Reference Photos (Walt Disney, c.1930s). Elmer Plummer (1910 - 1986) had three very successful art careers. He had a long career in animation with the Walt Disney Studios, he taught at his alma mater, Chouinard Art Institute, which later became California Institute of the Arts aka CalArts, and a very successful career as a member of the California Watercolor Society in the 1930s. Plummer's Fine Art paintings have been exhibited in museums and galleries across the country, winning many awards at juried competitions. From his personal archives comes this very early 1930s unsigned Elmer Plummer original painting. The piece is on canvas of 20" x 18". This is one of the earliest works by Elmer Plummer that we have seen. Included in this lot is a set of eleven 5" x 7" black and white anatomy drawing class photos that showcase artists around a 1930s nude model. The photos are in a Walt Disney Productions envelope. The canvas has a slight tear by the models hand, minor handling wear, surface wear, and age; otherwise Good condition. From the Elmer Plummer Archives.

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    June, 2019
    15th-16th Saturday-Sunday
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