Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    The Reluctant Dragon Goofy Production Cel Courvoisier Setup (Walt Disney, 1941). This film featured the "How to Ride a Horse" section, starring Goofy and Percy. It was directed by Jack Kinney and was the first of Goofy's "How To" series. Narration was by John McLeish. He says "We'll go back and try that again!" when the jump over the fence seems to fall short; this is where you see this image. It comes at about the 42:56 mark into the feature film. This is a great hand-inked, hand-painted Courvoisier production cel of both Goofy and Percy in the tree. The cel is on a hand-prepared background, and has the original Courvoisier mat handwritten "Overindulge Shyness" script on a new mat. This is one of the finest cels from this cartoon we have seen, with an amazing image size of 7". This popular segment was released on its own as a theatrical short on 2/24/50. Courvoisier released these cels with clever riding instructions printed on the mats. This cel has been professionally restored. Matted with a mat opening of 10" x 13". Fine condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2017
    9th-10th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 364

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% 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
    Only 12 days left to consign to the 2019 November 21 - 23 Comics - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Every time I've had a question or an issue, whether it's about a charge, a consignment, getting books mailed, a check that needed to be sent, or whatever the issue has been, whether it's her department or not, Nancy always immediately gets back to me.
    Adam Perlman,
    Rochester, NY
    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