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    Wonderful World of Color "Carnival Time" Production Background and Ludwig Von Drake Cel Group (Walt Disney, 1962). Walt Disney opened up this episode of the Wonderful World of Color by inviting viewers to sit down and watch -- The Von Drake Report! This was the 20th episode in Season 8, which premiered on 3/4/62. It was directed by Ham Luske. The show had Ludwig Von Drake at his command post desk showing images from Mardi Gras in New Orleans (hosted by Donald Duck), and then the Carnival in Rio De Janeiro (hosted by José Carioca). This is the Master hand-painted production background of Von Drake's desk in this show, with its line test cel overlay with outline. Bottom border indicates Scene 47 and 47.1 - Act. II. Art is in gouache on 3-peghole background board of 15.5" x 12". This background is Von Drake's main prop in this shot. The lot also has a nice trimmed production/color model cel of Ludwig Von Drake falling into a drum, from an unknown episode. The trimmed cel is in a mat measuring 14" x 11" with a mat opening of 7" x 9". Von Drake is a full-figure image of 4". Both are in Very Good condition with minor handling.

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    June, 2019
    15th-16th Saturday-Sunday
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