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    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Wash Tub Master Background (Walt Disney, 1937). "Now scrub good an' hard. It can't be denied that he'll look mighty cute, as soon as he's dried!" These are the lyrics to "Bluddle-Uddle-Um Dum (The Washing Song)" from Grumpy's washing sequence. This is a rare 12 field 5-peghole Master hand-painted production background of the tub, where the dwarfs scrub up Grumpy. It was painted by Samuel Armstrong (1893-1976). You can see it clearly when they go up-close on Grumpy being washed. Samuel Armstrong was an important Disney artist who contributed heavily to Snow White, Bambi, Dumbo, Fantasia, and The Old Mill to name a few. He later became an artist for Disney children's books. This stunning piece of artwork is painted in gouache on background board measuring 12" x 10.5". Studio stamps are on the reverse of painting as well as in bottom border. A few pinholes in corners; minor handling wear. Very Good condition.

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    December, 2018
    8th-9th Saturday-Sunday
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