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    Thumbelina Color Model Cel (Don Bluth, 1994). Now this is a fascinating piece! A very early color model test cel, showing the titular heroine of Bluth's 1994 (produced in Ireland!) feature, Thumbelina, albeit in a much younger form than we are used to seeing. While her face looks much the same as it appeared in the final film, Don Bluth's color model test-cels show the thought process of the artists, as they test different flowers, hair colors, clothing, and shoes. (She also has a much tinier "wasp-waist"!) Ultimately, the studio would decide upon an older and more realistic depiction of the character. 9" tall. Three different poses. 16 field cel, from 3/12/91. In Fine condition.

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