Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    A Charlie Brown Christmas Limited Edition Cel Set of 2 Artist's Proof AP3/15 (Bill Melendez, c. 1990s). One of the most enduring things about this classic animated TV special was the jazz-inspired music of the late Vince Guaraldi. No scene conveys that more than when Schroeder is playing on his piano with Lucy listening, and then Snoopy sneaks up and jumps on the piano to go into a full-out "Snoopy Dance." This is a rare hand-inked, hand-painted limited edition cel set of two of that scene. Each cel is on a print background for presentation purposes. Both cels feature the Charles Schulz-created characters of Schroeder, Lucy and Snoopy, with great images of 3" to 4". The first cel is hand-signed by the late Bill Melendez (1916-2008). These were part of the studio's "Classic Animated Moments" series of cels. This is a rare Artist Proof edition, #3 of only 15 pieces. A Studio seal is on one of the cels. Fine condition.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    10th-11th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 25
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 554

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 25 days left to consign to the 2019 February 21 - 22 Comics - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Jared, you and Heritage treated me more than just professionally...you regarded my comic book pages with more than admiration.
    Dick and Lindy Ayers
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 October 12 Illustration Art - Dallas
    2018 October 12 Illustration Art - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,745,893
    2018 December 8 - 9 Animation Art Signature Auction - Beverly Hills
    2018 December 8 - 9 Animation Art Signature Auction - Beverly Hills
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,960,544