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DescriptionFerdinand the Bull Production Cel Courvoisier Setup (Walt Disney, 1938). "Come on, fight! What's the matter? Be fierce! Come on!" pleads the matador, but Ferdinand still just wants to sit and smell the flowers! In this original hand-inked, hand-painted production cel setup, he's making faces to try and goad Ferdinand into charging him. You can see the matador at the 6:13 mark in this David Hand-directed short. The cel of Ferdinand is from the 6:38 mark. The matador, Ferdinand, and the daisy on Ferdie's nose are all carefully trimmed to image and set on this special airbrushed "crackle" Courvoisier background. The figure sizes are 5.25" and 4.25". The setup is in its original hand-lettered mat, with an embossed ©WDE in the lower right corner. Mat opening is approximately 8.5" x 7.5", with an overall size of 16" x 16". On back of the setup is a trimmed Courvoisier sticker, a small "Copyright 1938 Walt Disney Productions" stamp, and a handwritten inventory number. Minor handling wear. Very Good condition.
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