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    The Cat's Out Painted Background (Walt Disney, 1931). The family cat is left out for the night and havoc ensues. This is a rare black and white production background from this short, painted in gouache on a 2-peghole background sheet. This background can be seen at about the 1:28 mark, with the bird singing by the weather vane, before the cat sneaks up. It's interesting that the Moon is painted and cut out, and mounted to this background. Part of the weather vane is painted on the moon. The bottom border reads "Cats Out SS20 Scene 3 Dave." This short was directed by Wilfred Jackson and released on 7/28/31. Minor handling; Fine condition.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    10th-11th Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
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