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    Mr. Bug Goes to Town Honey Bee Animator's Maquette (Max Fleischer, 1941). This is a rare maquette of Honey Bee that may have been a prototype for a product at the time of the film's release, or may have been a studio reference sculpt. Little is known about maquettes for this film. A few other characters have popped up in this similar form. Paint may have been restored. Nice sculpt of 11" to her antenna, on a 2" x 2" base. An extremely rare piece of Fleischer Studio history. Fine condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    11th-12th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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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.
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