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    Peanuts A Charlie Brown Christmas Nine Character Production Cel (Bill Melendez, 1965).
    "Christmas time is here. Happiness and cheer. Fun for all, the children call the favorite time of year!" The Christmas Song" opens this landmark Christmas special featuring the characters from Charles Schulz comic strip Peanuts. This piece is as rare and desirable as they come. It's an original hand-inked hand-painted production cel of the skating scene from the opening of the very first Charlie Brown CBS special which premiered on 12/9/65. It was sponsored by Coca Cola and won both an Emmy and Peabody Award. It shows Snoopy pulling the group of skaters behind him that includes Lucy, Violet, Schroeder, Linus, The Freda, and Pigpen.. This is a simply amazing production cel featuring a total of nine Peanuts characters. You see this at the start of the show around the 2:10 mark. The cel is over a custom painted presentation background and has the addition of a custom painted overlay cel of snow. This impressive piece of television and Charlie Brown history is in a frame of 23" x 20" with a mat opening of 11" x 8". Condition is Very Good. Frame is sold as is.

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