Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    The Oblongs Painted Background (Cartoon Network/Adult Swim, 2001). Created by Angus Oblong, and loosely based on the book Creepy Susie and 13 Other Tragic Tales for Troubled Children, this wacky animated series was spectacularly strange. As such, it had trouble finding an audience until it ended up on Adult Swim and became a cult classic, the 13 episodes showing in occasional re-runs. This hand-painted production background featuring the Danville School ("Making Special Children Average since 1954") was created in gouache on illustration board with an image area of 8.5" x 6.25". It is signed by Angus Oblong on the backside. In Excellent condition.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    August, 2017
    6th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 242

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $19) 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 August 2 - 4 Comics - Beverly Hills!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage rocks!
    James C.,
    Glendale, 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

    2018 April 24 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 April 24 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,407,487
    2018 May 10 - 12 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Chicago
    2018 May 10 - 12 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED $12,192,736