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    "The Art of the Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote" Painting by Chuck Jones (Warner Brothers, c. 1990s). Beep Beep! We have an outstanding one-of-a-kind Chuck Jones painting of Wile E. Coyote in the classic knife and fork pose, with the Road Runner coming up behind him. Animation legend Chuck Jones (1912 - 2002) was nominated for eight Academy Awards, and won three. He was also given a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Academy of Motion Pictures. His Oscar was presented to him by Robin Williams in 1996. In Jerry Beck's book, The 50 Greatest Cartoons, Chuck Jones had directed ten of the fifty cartoons selected and has four in the top five! The painting was created using graphite and gouache on deckled edge, Fine Art paper. The artwork is hand-signed by Chuck Jones. The piece measures 15" x 11", the image measures 3" and 9". Framed with Plexiglas for an overall size of 24" x 20.5". A Linda Jones Letter of Authenticity is on back of the frame. Frame is sold as-is. Artwork is in Very Good condition.

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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    June
    15th Saturday 4:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    June
    15th-16th Saturday-Sunday
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    This lot is in: 2 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 96322-96515) - 5:00 PM Central Time, Saturday, June 15, 2019.
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    Heritage Auctions - Design District Showroom
    1518 Slocum Street
    Dallas, TX 75207

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