Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Bambi The Meadow Master Pan Production Background with Trimmed Cels (Walt Disney, 1942). "Get up... try again" Bambi's mother says to him. In Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston's book Bambi - The Story and the Film they write, "Of all the endearing films that Walt Disney created with his staff, none has had a strong impact on viewers as Bambi. It has beauty of thought and visualization, an integrity, a fantasy, and a power that lives with people the rest of their lives." This lot is simply the pinnacle of this film's Art Direction and showcases the influence of Tyrus Wong on the backgrounds of this film. This is a rare pan Master production background of the meadow, attributed to the hand of Robert McIntosh. It is oil on paper, framed with Plexiglas and the mat opening is 34" x 10". It is one of the single most beautiful backgrounds from this film we have seen, iconic to this classic Disney animated feature film. With this lot are four trimmed-to-image hand-inked hand-painted cels of bunnies to make a sweet setup. Each one is approximately 2". This magnificent background can be seen around the 11:01 mark where Bambi is learning to walk with Thumper and the bunnies. The cel of the bunnies can be placed on this background for a lovely setup. Fine condition.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    10th-11th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 951

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    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 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2019 February 21 - 22 Comics - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I would like to express my gratitude and appreciation for the outstanding work you have done in auctioning my comic book collection. We have been very satisfied with the results so far and look forward to continued success.
    A. S.,
    New Paltz, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 October 12 Illustration Art - Dallas
    2018 October 12 Illustration Art - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,741,593
    2018 September 22 - 23 The Art of Ronald McDonald and Friends - The Setmakers Collection - Signature Auction - Chicago
    2018 September 22 - 23 The Art of Ronald McDonald and Friends - The Setmakers Collection - Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED $147,394