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    At the Circus Painted Backgrounds Group of 2 (Terrytoons, 1944). Pair of hand-painted original backgrounds from the Mighty Mouse cartoon directed by Eddie Donnelly, and released on 11/17/44. In it, lions have escaped their cage and go chasing after the pretty mouse girl circus performer. Guess who's there to save the day? The first background is noted as 52, showing a mile-high "Test your Strength" machine that the lions climb up, trying to escape Mighty Mouse. It can be seen at the 5:02 mark. The next scene is a close-up of the bottom of the machine, noted as 53; it can be found at the 5:04 mark. Both are 12 field 3-peghole gouache/airbrush paintings on lightweight board, with studio stamps on each side. Edge wear with staple holes in the upper margins; Very Good condition.

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    July, 2018
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