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    Dr. Seuss "Turtle-Necked Sea Turtle" Limited Edition Sculpture #292/850 (Theodore Geisel, 2008). In 1938, LOOK magazine dubbed Theodor Geisel "The World's Most Eminent Authority on Unheard Of Animals". Over six decades later his estate released a series of limited edition reproduction of Geisel' "Unorthodox Taxidermy". Offered her is aptly named "Turtle-Necked Sea Turtle" from that series that was released in 2008. It measures 12" x 22" x 6.5" and is mounted to a wood plaque. The hand-cast resin and plastic figure is numbered #292/850. These beautifully detail sculptures represent the early work of the man who would become Dr. Seuss. They are highly prized by Seuss collectors and seldom come up for sale. Minor handling and some scratches on the wall-facing side of the wood base. Note: this lot contains one sculpture. Condition is Very Good.


    More information about Dr. Seuss, also known as Geisel, Theodor Seuss, Theodor Seuss Geisel, Seuss Geisel, Theodor.

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    10th Friday 9:50 am CT
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    10th-13th Friday-Monday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session - The Art of Anime and Everything Cool (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 16001-16308) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Friday, December 10, 2021.
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