Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Pay Day Private Snafu Concept Drawing (Warner Brothers, 1944). It's pay day and Private Snafu makes another questionable purchase rather than socking away his earnings for a post war life. In this concept drawing, Snafu leads a recently purchased Kangaroo and in its pouch is the little devil that convinced him to do it. These wartime training films were designed to instruct service personnel about security, proper sanitation habits, booby traps and other military subjects, and to improve troop morale. Primarily, they demonstrate the negative consequences of doing things wrong. This particular film was directed by Friz Freleng and uncredited supervising producer was Theodor Geisel (Dr. Seuss). The Kangaroo certainly bears a Seuss-like expression. This wonderful graphite story/concept drawing measures 8" x 6" on 12 field 2-peghole paper. The paper shows toning and light handling. Condition is Very Good.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    13th-15th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 496

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

    Sold on Dec 15, 2019 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 16 days left to consign to the 2021 June 17 - 19 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    What an excellent job you did, and I am very pleased with this first sale.
    Thaya S.,
    Newark, NJ
    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