Description

    Road Runner for Dodge Pan Background (Warner Brothers, 1969). Beep! Beep! Pthubm, pthubm! If you are a Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote fan, (and how can you not be?) then this is something very special! It is a hand-painted pan production background from the 1969 Dodge Road Runner animated TV commercial that featured Beep-Beep and Wile E. Coyote. The commercial mentions that the Dodge Road Runner was Motor Trends Car Of The Year. The pan background is seen at the beginning of the commercial when Wile E. starts his powered backpack. The animated TV commercial was directed by Robert McKimson and can be seen on YouTube. This hand-painted background is a 38" x 10.5" pan. There is minor handling, three slight creases, a small paperclip rust stain, a corner fold on the lower left, and a small 1" tear in the upper left. Marked "BG 8" in the lower right margin, this is one of the rarest Road Runner backgrounds we have ever seen. With the commercial lasting only 60 seconds, and being 46 years old already, this is quite a find! In Very Good condition.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Flat Material, Large (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    13th-14th Sunday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 808

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 27 days left to consign to the 2018 February 22 - 24 Comics - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    The auction was a success! Your guidance and expertise has been so helpful.
    Doug P.,
    North Hollywood, CA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 October 13 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 October 13 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,098,328
    2017 December 9 - 10 Animation Art - Beverly Hills
    2017 December 9 - 10 Animation Art - Beverly Hills
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,508,642