Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Gustaf Tenggren (attributed) Pinocchio Horse Marionette Model Drawing (Walt Disney, 1940). Gustaf Tenggren (1896 - 1970) did monumental work at Walt Disney Studios from 1936 to 1942. He was a Swedish-American illustrator best known for his Arthur Rackham-style fairy tale artwork. He had a large influence on the making of both Snow White and Pinocchio. This piece is an original model drawing of a proposed horse Marionette for Geppetto's workshop, attributed to the hand of Mr. Tenggren. It has a great image size of 7" x 6" on 12 field 5-hole animation paper. The artwork is hand-stamped "Return to Character Model Department." This would have been the department set up by Joe Grant. Tenggren's Disney artwork is considered rare and highly collectible. Matted with an opening size of 10" x 9" with an overall mat size of 14" x 12". Minor handling and edge wear. Very Good condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,046

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

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

    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
    Only 28 days left to consign to the 2021 January 14 - 15 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    By consigning to your auction and with the generous advance you allowed me to meet my financial obligations which got Karyn and me into our new house!!
    Stephen F.,
    Wellesley, MA
    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