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    Mary Blair Melody Time Johnny Appleseed Concept Painting (Walt Disney, 1948). From the Johnny Appleseed section of Melody Time comes this terrific one-of-a-kind concept art painting. Mary Blair's style was seen all over this feature film, especially in the "Once Upon a Wintertime" section. This painting has it all... apple trees, Johnny Appleseed with pot on head, and a wheelbarrow full of apples. The houses in the distance, the clouds, and the countryside riddled with apples on the ground, all showcase the art of Mary Blair (1911-1978). Tempera and watercolor on board. Matted with an opening of 9" x 8", and framed with glass. One of the best Johnny Appleseed paintings from Blair that we have ever seen! Fine condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    11th-12th Saturday-Sunday
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
    Mark A.,
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