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    Mickey's Circus Donald Duck Production Cel (Walt Disney, 1936). "Hey what's the big idea, you fish robber!" says Donald Duck to the seal who is using a ball to bounce a fish down his throat. This is an outstanding hand-inked, hand-painted production cel of Donald Duck as the Circus Seal Trainer. This was a Mickey Mouse short, but Donald Duck has all the great scenes in this cartoon, and you can see him developing into a studio star here. The short was directed by Ben Sharpsteen with animation by heavyweights Milt Kahl, Frank Thomas, and Shamus Culhane. This is a rare full 12 field nitrate cel. You can see this image of Donald yelling at the fish-stealing seal around the 1:33 mark. Great full-figure image, with a size of 5". Cel is on a print background for presentation purposes. Matted, with an opening of 8.5" x 8"; full mat size is 14" x 13". Very Good condition.

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    December, 2018
    8th-9th Saturday-Sunday
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