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    The Wonderful World of Color Ludwig Von Drake Color Model Cel and Master Painted Background (Walt Disney, 1961). This is a rare 12 field Color model cel of TV host Ludwig Von Drake from the episode "Kids is Kids," which premiered on 10/10/61. It was directed by Ham Luske and Jack Hannah. Professor Von Drake shares his views on child psychology with a study of Donald Duck and his nephews Huey, Dewey, and Louie, based on his new book on the subject. This is a rare 12 field Color Model cel of Ludwig Von Drake, on a Master production background from this episode. The background is noted in the bottom border SC 23, ok'd by JH (layout artist Joe Hale). Gouache on 16 field 3-peghole background board measuring 16" x 12.5". Ludwig was voiced by Paul Frees. He is a nice full figure image here, with a size of 5". Ludwig cels on backgrounds for the Wonderful World of Color/Disney TV shows are rare. Minor handling and edge wear, with tape on border. Very Good condition. From the Joe Hale Collection.

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