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    Oswald the Lucky Rabbit Nitrate Production Cel (Walter Lantz, c. early 1930s). Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks made approximately 26 Oswald the Lucky Rabbit shorts. Producer Charles Mintz, unhappy with production costs incurred by Disney, took over the Oswald series for his own Winkler Studio. After a brief period, the contract for Oswald changed hands again, this time going to Walter Lantz, who went on to make 142 Oswald cartoons. This is an extremely rare trimmed black and white nitrate production cel of Oswald running. It could be from any number of shorts. It's similar to the running pattern seen in the 1933 short "Confidence" at about the 3:50 mark. Great full-figure image of 2". Matted with an opening size of 6" x 4", and nicely framed with glass for an overall size of 13.25" x 11.25". Fine condition.

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