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    Alice in Wonderland Alice and Pencil Bird Production Cel Setup with Master Background (Walt Disney, 1951). "Curiouser and curiouser..." Presented is a spectacular setup of hand-inked hand-painted production cels from the surreal 1951 classic Alice in Wonderland, presented on a gorgeous hand-painted Master background rendered in gouache. Simply incredible, this piece features images from 3 memorable moments of the film. Alice can be seen at the 7:29 mark in which she crawls out of the small doorway into the large checkered room. The pencil bird of Tulgey Wood is seen at 52:57, and the background is visible in Alice's encounter with Tweedledee and Tweedledum at 14:29. The magical and colorful backgrounds of the film are credited to Claude Coats, Ray Huffine, Ralph Hulett, Art Riley, Brice Mack, Dick Anthony and Thelma Witmer, all informed by the whimsical stylings of Mary Blair. This piece is framed under Plexiglas with a mat window size of 11.75" x 8.75" and an overall frame size of 19" x 16" with a depth of 1". The cels are trimmed to image and mounted by the Disney Art Props department, and they show mild handling wear. A rare Art Props setup, the piece is very well preserved in the frame, and the condition is Fine. The frame is sold as is.


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