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    Tortoise Wins by a Hare Bugs Bunny Production/Color Model Cel (Warner Brothers, 1943). "The tortoise always wins!" says Bugs Bunny as he watches footage of his two-year earlier loss. This is a rare hand-inked, hand-painted trimmed production cel/color model of Bugs Bunny in full-on race mode. The short was directed by Bob Clampett, and was released on 2/20/43 featuring Bugs racing Cecil the Turtle. This was one of the first theatrical cartoons to use the new Robert McKimson Bugs Bunny design; Mr. McKimson was the principal animator on this short. Fantastic image of Bugs, with a size of 5". Wonderful expression! The cel is trimmed to 6" x 4" and in a mat measuring 12" x 10". Small paint loss in tail, tiny crack in left back foot. Very Good condition.

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    June, 2019
    15th-16th Saturday-Sunday
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