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    Paul Terry Framed Photos and Document Group of 4 (Terrytoons, c. 1920s-50s). A very well-known 1920s photo of Paul Terry working on an Aesop's Fable cartoon is included in this group of framed prints. The mat is inscribed "With much love to Irma from Paul," letting us know this belonged to Irma Terry, Paul's wife. The print image is approximately 7.25" x 6.25". A photo of Paul and Irma at a dinner event, posing with a lady we presume to be the host, has an image area of 7" x 8.75", framed to 11" x 14". A photo of Paul Terry showing a stack of animation art to another gentleman has an image size of 10" x 8", and is dated 1952; the gentleman signed and inscribed the mat, but it has slipped inside the frame, and we cannot read it. Frame size is 19.5" x 17". Finally, a 1949 "Diploma de Honor" from Cuba to Paul Terry is included; this apparently was awarded for the 1948 Mighty Mouse cartoon, The Witch's Cat. Frame size is 14,5" x 10.5". These are old glass-front frames that hung in Paul Terry's office or home; all frames are sold as. Condition on these is Good to Very Good, with some foxing in the mats and on the diploma.
    From The Paul Terry Terrytoons Archive.


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