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    Doctor Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas Grinch and Max Production Cel Signed by Chuck Jones (MGM, 1966). "All their windows were dark, no one knew he was there, all the Whos were dreaming sweet dreams without care... when he came up to the first little house on the square!" Superb original hand-painted production cel setup of both the Grinch and Max as the Grinch makes his way up the ladder to the very first Whoville house. This can be seen around the 10:44 mark. Great two-character cel, with image sizes of 4" and 6" with painted snow effects by the ladder's end. The cel is also hand-signed by the film's director and animation legend, Mr. Chuck Jones (1912-2002). A Linda Jones seal is on the cel and her COA is included. Cel is on a print background for presentation purposes. Fine condition. From the Chuck Jones Archives.

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    December, 2017
    9th-10th Saturday-Sunday
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
    Mark A.,
    Stratford-Upon-Avon, UK
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