Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Fantastic Four "Danger in the Depths" Title Cel Setup with Background Layout Drawing (Hanna-Barbera, 1967). The first animated series based on the Marvel comic book Fantastic Four was done by Hanna-Barbera, with designs created by Alex Toth. This show premiered on 9/9/67 on ABC. This is the original hand-painted title lettering and original background layout drawing for the eleventh episode, "Dangers in the Depths," which ran on 11/18/67. It featured the Fantastic Four (Mr. Fantastic, Invisible Girl, Human Torch, and The Thing) doing battle with earthquake-causing villain, the Mole Man. This is a 12 field three-level original Title cel with the title on one level, copyright information on second level, and the Fantastic Four logo on a third level. The background is the original layout drawing used to make the cel for this setup. This Title cel was used in Ted Sennet's book The Art of Hanna-Barbera, on page 132. With only 20 episodes, Title cels from this show are considered extremely rare. Very Good 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

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    December
    8th Saturday 4:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    December
    8th-9th Saturday-Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    20 Days 12h 53m 14s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: 25
    Page Views: 95

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    This lot is in: 2 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 96001-96265) - 5:00 PM Central Time, Saturday, December 8, 2018 (3:00 PM Pacific Time).
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

    Show All Session Information

    Show Auction Type Info

    Exhibition Viewing Times, Title Page, Floor Session and License Information

    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Beverly Hills
    9478 West Olympic Blvd., 1st Floor
    Beverly Hills, CA 90212

    Current Bid:
    $0
    Bid Protection
    w/ Buyer's Premium (BP) : $19.00 Minimum Next Bid: $1 ($20.00 w/ BP)
    Track Item