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    Mulan Presentation Cel and Master Production Background (Walt Disney, 1998). "This is not a good idea. What is someone sees you?" asks Mushu. "Just because I have to look like a man, doesn't mean I have to smell like one" says Mulan. Mulan premiered on 6/19/98. It was the first Disney Feature animated film produced primarily at the Disney/MGM Studio facility in Orlando. The Art of Disney's Mulan Auction was held in New York City on Saturday, March 6, 1999. It had approximately 157 lots of Mulan art. With no hand-painted production cels used in the film, production animation drawings were used to make "one-of-one" presentation cels. These cels were placed on their hand-painted Master Production backgrounds, making unique setups. This stunning setup was #95 in this auction. It is an oversized production background of 19.5" x 25". The background has a 6-cel setup on it; two of them are production overlays and underlays. The cels showcase Mulan bathing near a nervous Muchu. The hand-painted production background showcases the tall grass and trees that hide her while bathing. Amazing background painting detail! Matted with a mat opening of 16" x 16". Charming images, with characters sizes of 4" and 6". A Disney seal is on the cel and Disney COA is on back of the mat. Anything from this historic sale is very hard to find. A live action version of this animated film is currently in development. Fine condition.

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    December, 2017
    9th-10th Saturday-Sunday
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