Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Fantasia "Night on Bald Mountain" Concept Art (Walt Disney, 1940). "Under his spell, they dance furiously until the coming of dawn and the sounds of church bells send the infernal army slinking back into their abodes of darkness." Deems Taylor prepares us for the terrifying sequence to come. The revelrous demons of Fantasia's "Night on Bald Mountain" are featured here in this fantastic concept drawing. Created very early in the development of the sequence, the great Chernabog takes on a bat-like form, and the debaucherous minions are less ghostly than the ones seen in the film. Incredibly rare, this work of concept art is rendered in graphite and color pencil on 12 field 5-peghole animation paper. The image area is 6" x 4.5". The paper shows minor handling and edge wear with tearing on the right edge and a long horizontal fold above the pegholes. There are pinholes in the corners with some minor smudging and folding in places. A hand-written note is near the bottom of the piece, and the condition overall is Good.


    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    November
    23rd Monday
    Auction Dates
    December
    11th-13th Friday-Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    24 Days
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 25
    Auction Type
    Signature®:  Heritage Live®:After Internet bidding closes, live bidding will take place through www.HA.com/Live. Your secret maximum bid placed prior to the live event will compete against the live bids. To maximize your chances of winning, enter realistic secret maximum bids on our site. Many of our proxy bidders are successful at winning lots in these auctions, and usually below their secret maximum. You can also place last minute bids directly with us by e-mailing Bid@HA.com or calling 1-866-835-3243. (Important note: Due to software and Internet latency, live bids may not register in time, so enter realistic proxy bids.)

    Signature® Floor Sessions
    Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session. During the live auction event, bidding in person is encouraged, and Heritage Live includes streaming audio and often video during the event.
    Track Item