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    Mr. Magoo-Related UPA Television Production Pan Background, Bob "Yoshi" Inman (UPA, c. 1960s). Incredible pan production background painted by famous, long-time UPA painter/ stylist Bob "Yoshi" Inman (1927-2016). Beautiful salmon-colored interior of an elegant Chippendale-style dining room. Intricately patterned furniture, crown molding, woodwork, and large rug. A lit chandelier completes the scene. Detail has been added to every conceivable surface - the door, the lighting - truly a case where the background may have overshadowed the animated characters! Possibly made for a 1960s Mr. Magoo television short. The painting has been rendered in tempera on smooth hot-press paper, and has been protected by a sheet of acetate laid over the front. Measures 27" x 10". In Fine condition.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    7th 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.
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