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    Cap'n Crunch and Crew Publicity Cel and Studio Painted Background (Jay Ward, c. 1960's/70's). The whole crew and a polar bear too! It's all hands on deck of the S. S. Guppy in this incredible publicity cel featuring The Cap'n and crew Carlyle, Dave, Brunhilde, Alfie, and Sea Dog. Also present is a polar bear in a fur coat and hat addressing the group with a mega-phone. The cel is on a one of a kind hand-painted studio background and all that is known about the mysterious polar bear character is that he was created to promote Cap'n Crunch's Frozen Delight, a product which must not have made it past the test marketing stage. This artwork once hung in the offices of a former Marketing Director for Quaker Oats and includes a very early "Dudley Do-Right Emporium" label on back of the frame. Jay Ward collectors know that actual production art from Jay Ward Studios is incredibly rare and a setup with the entire crew on an original hand-painted background showcasing an unknown character makes this a collector's dream! It is matted and framed under glass with a mat opening of 8.25" x 11.5" in a frame measuring 13.75" x 16.5". Frame is scratched and sold as-is; otherwise, condition is Fine.

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    December, 2018
    8th-9th Saturday-Sunday
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