Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Popeye the Sailor Meets Sinbad the Sailor Sinbad Color Model Nitrate Cel and Master Background (Max Fleischer, 1936). In the book The 50 Greatest Cartoons, by Jerry Beck, this cartoon ranks #17. It is the highest-ranking Fleischer cartoon on the list. This is a rare hand-inked and hand-painted color model nitrate cel of "The most remarkable fellow -- Sinbad the Sailor." The cel is on a hand-painted Master production background, which has Rokh, the Mighty Eagle appearing as dinner, after tangling with Popeye! The background measures approximately 12" x 9" and is marked "Sc 38B." The cel is marked "Sc 38B" to match the markings on the background. The cel is also marked "Sample cel 24" at the top. Sinbad is 4" tall. There is slight paint loss in his left foot, and there are several tiny spots of paint separation. The background is pure, classic Fleischer. Extremely rare and in Fine 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
    December, 2015
    13th-14th Sunday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 814

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) 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 9 days left to consign to the 2018 June 16 Animation Art Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Regarding the New Make an Offer beta program, just stumbled across this feature in the comic section. All I have to say is: WOW!! This will be a game-changer for you. A brilliant move.
    S.,
    Wellesley, MA
    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

    2017 October 13 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 October 13 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,098,328
    2018 February 22 - 24 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 February 22 - 24 Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $8,602,726