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    Father of the Bird Sylvester J. Pussycat Production Cel (Warner Brothers, 1997). One of Sylvester James Pussycat, Sr.'s last theatrical appearances was in this Stephan Fossatti-directed short that was co-produced by Chuck Jones. Sylvester ends up taking care of a small bird named Cornbread, and becomes a parent to this orphan little bird. June Foray was the voice of Cornbread. The short was released theatrically on 12/14/97 and was one of the last theatrical shorts to employ hand-painted production cels. This is a great cel of Sylvester as he runs toward a train to save Cornbread, and can be seen at about the 6:48 mark. Sylvester stand 6" in a full-figure pose. The cel is on a printed background for presentation purposes. A Linda Jones seal is on the cel and the cel is signed by both Director Stephan Fossatti and Chuck Jones (1912-2002). The signatures have faded but are still visible. Framed to an overall size of 20.5" x 18.5" and in Fine condition.

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