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    Window Cleaners Painted Production Background with Donald Duck Cel (Walt Disney, 1940/80). Carl Barks and Jack Hanna wrote the story for this great Donald Duck and Pluto cartoon. Donald is a window cleaner for city skyscrapers and is bothered by a pesky bee. Jack King directed this short; it was released on 9/20/40. This is an outstanding 12 field hand-painted production background of two the windows Donald has to clean, from the opening of the short. You can see them around the :37 mark, where someone is trimming the window hedges and cuts Donald's hat off! Artwork is painted with gouache on 12 field background board, with Studio stamps on the reverse. A 16 field Donald Duck cel from a 1980s television commercial is also included in the lot; it has a 3" full-figure image size. Background is matted with an opening of 10.5" x 8", and an overall mat size of 20" x 18". Minor handling wear. Very Good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    8th-9th Saturday-Sunday
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