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    G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero Color Keys Background Paintings Group of 5 (Marvel/Sunbow, 1985-86). This famous Hasbro line of soldier toys launched a very successful Marvel comic book series and a popular animated television series. Here are five original pan Color Key backgrounds created for the series; each is painted in gouache on illustration board. First up: a nighttime scene near a seaside wharf, with a sleazy hotel, tattoo parlor, and "Stinky's" dive bar; it measures 27.5" x 8" (with a vertical crease about 3.5" from the left side). Next: a control center interior with banks of computers and a large screen in the middle; it measures 25" x 8", with a vertical crease/tear 1" to 1.5" from the right side. A very detailed "N. Africa Cobra Command Center" painting on board measuring 21" x 8" is next. A quaint English village courtyard measuring 22" x 8", and a "Road to Cobra Town - Day Two" rugged countryside painting measuring 21.2 5" x 9" are the final two paintings. All have minor handling wear. Good to Very Good condition.

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