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    Mattel "Tuff Stuff Shoppin' Basket" TV Commercial Production Cel Setup and Key Master Background (Kurtz and Friends, 1981). Little Greta is tough on her toys, so Mom wisely buys her a "Tuff Stuff Shoppin' Basket," in this cute 30-second animated spot that ends with the catchphrase "Tougher than Greta." Here's an original hand-inked hand-painted 12 field production cel setup from this Kurtz and Friends Animation production, as designed by the late Robert Peluce (1937 - 2004). There are ten layers of cels to this setup, which includes its Key Master background, as seen in the final moment of the spot. Figure sizes are 4" for Mom and 2" for Greta; the spouting water (from the fire hydrant Greta just knocked over) is about 4" tall. Director Bob Kurtz hand-signed the top cel. In Very Good condition with minor handling wear and tape.

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