Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Who Framed Roger Rabbit? Oversized Publicity Cel with Key Master Background (Touchstone/Amblin, 1988). "PPPPPPlease Benny, get us outta here!" This is one of the rarest pieces of artwork from this ground-breaking film we have come across. It's a one-of-a-kind massive hand-painted publicity cel of Roger Rabbit riding in Benny the Cab, trying to get away from a car full of Doctor Doom's weasels, right behind him. This oversized hand-painted publicity cel is on its Key Master background of Toontown. The background was hand-painted for this setup from the hand of the late, great Ron Dias (1937-2013). Mr. Dias created concept artwork of Toontown for this film. The cel was used for publicity purposes before the film was released, in press kits, as well as newspaper and magazine articles. Roger and Benny the Cab are 18.5". The cel images are huge and the Toontown background with cartoon eyes peeking out of certain windows is very "eye-catching". Matted with an opening of 24" x 16", and framed with glass for an overall size of 30" x 22". Frame is sold as-is. Cel and background are in Fine condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    8th-9th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 23
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 930

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) 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
    Consign to the 2020 February 20 - 22 Comics Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    We were comfortable through the whole process because of the friendly yet professional approach Heritage took… The end result was more than worth it.
    Jennifer Lindsay,
    New Orleans
    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

    2019 April 23 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 April 23 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,477,033
    September 12, 2019 The Glynn and Suzanne Crain Science Fiction Collection Online Auction
    September 12, 2019 The Glynn and Suzanne Crain Science Fiction Collection Online Auction
    REALIZED $286,746