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    Andy Panda "Catching the Ball" Original Preliminary Animation Art (Walter Lantz Productions, circa 1940). The Walter Lantz Studio scored a big hit in 1939 with the introduction of Andy Panda, who was inspired by the national attention given the Chicago Zoo after an exotic panda bear was donated. At first, the Andy Panda cartoons featured Andy as a young boy with a gruff papa; these three penciled preliminary drawings are from that early era. In the 6" x 6" panels. Andy reaches to catch a baseball. The first two drawings are somewhat loose and sketchy, while the last is a tightly penciled rendition of the character. The sketches have been beautifully matted and framed, to an overall size of 34.5" x 15.5". In Excellent condition.

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    May, 2006
    11th-13th Thursday-Saturday
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