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    Goddess of Spring Pluto Production Cel and Custom Background (Walt Disney, 1934). "What, you still are sad?" asks Pluto, god of the Underworld to the crying Persephone. He wants to make her happy, so they agree she can spend six months above and six months with him. This is the concept that showcases the four seasons: Spring and Summer when she is above ground, Fall and Winter when she is back with Pluto. This is considered an important film in terms of the development of Walt Disney Studio animation growth. Here is an original hand-inked, hand-painted trimmed production cel of Pluto, the god of the Underworld. It can be seen when he is asking her if she is still sad, around 6:32 mark. The cel is on a custom hand-painted background, made for presentation purposes. This Silly Symphony short was directed by Wilfred Jackson and released on 11/3/34. Cel and custom background are in a glass-front frame measuring 19" x 19", with a mat opening of 8" x 9". Great image of Pluto, with a size of 7". Considered extremely rare. Frame is sold as-is, art condition is Very Good.

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