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    Orphan's Benefit Donald Duck Production Drawing Animation Art (Disney, 1934). A bashful Donald Duck recites "Mary Had a Little Lamb" for a theater filled with unruly orphans in this original 12 field 5-peghole animation drawing. It's from the B&W short directed by Bert Gillett, released to theaters on 8/11/34 (it was remade in color in 1941). This was Donald's first appearance in a Mickey Mouse short, and his second film appearance overall; his famous penchant for angry outbursts was first established in this short. Art is in graphite with an image measuring 3.25". The number 21 is written in the lower right. Fine condition with light handling wear and toning.

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    April, 2018
    1st 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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