Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Fantasia Madame Upanova Character Design Drawing by James Bodrero (Walt Disney, 1940). The great artist James Bodrero (1900 - 1980) was Character Designer on "The Dance of the Hours" section of Fantasia, along with Martin Provensen, Duke Russell, and Earl Hurd. This is a James Bodrero original character design drawing of Madame Upanova. It's a stunning close-up image in graphite and watercolor on 12 field 5-peghole animation paper, with an amazing figure size of 10". A studio stamp is on the back dated 7/11/39, with the artist's name and a sketch number of 586. Pinholes in corners and minor handling wear. In Very Good condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2019
    15th-16th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 961

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

    Sold on Jun 16, 2019 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    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
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 15 days left to consign to the 2021 May 14 - 15 The Art of Anime Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage rocks!
    James C.,
    Glendale, CA
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search