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    Man in Space Painted Production Background (Walt Disney, 1955). This television show on the Disneyland series premiered on 3/9/55, and was produced and directed by Ward Kimball. It was part of a sequence of three space shows produced that included Man and the Moon and Mars and Beyond. This is a rare production background from this series, labeled "5559 Seq. 5 Sc. 19". It is from the personal collection of Joe Hale, who worked on Disney Television production from 1955-1982. Not much artwork from this series comes up. Backgrounds for this show were done by Claude Coats, George De Lado, Art Rieley, and Anthony Rizzo. Background is 15.5" x 12.5". Tape on top border. Clear acetate over gouache on board painting. Hale's name in bottom corner. In Very Good with minor handling wear. From the Joe Hale Archives.

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