Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Charlie Brown Peanuts Feature Films/TV Specials Storyboards Group (Bill Melendez Studios, 1980-2006). A group of hand-painted storyboards/background color keys from the hand of Dean Spille, used in the making of various Charlie Brown and Peanuts feature films and TV specials. The lot includes a total of 11 individual 4" x 5" storyboards/background color keys in watercolor, graphite, and gouache. Included are one from Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown (And Don't Come Back!!) (1980), a rare Peanuts feature in which adults appear in animated form with speaking parts; as well as a great image of Snoopy with mice following him from the direct-to-DVD film It's The Pied Piper, Charlie Brown (2000), released seven months after the death of Charles Schulz and the last to feature hand-painted cels. Also included are three from I Want a Dog For Christmas, Charlie Brown (2003), including a great image of Snoopy as Santa with Woodstock; and two from He's a Bully, Charlie Brown (2006) featuring Snoopy as a school teacher. There are also four unidentified pieces: One of Sally ringing a doorbell, Snoopy's dog dish and dog house, the interior of a school, and five characters on a parade float that reads "Queens Escort." Six of the storyboards are initialed "DS" in the rear upper right in graphite. In overall Fine condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    20th-24th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 565

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) 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
    Consign to the 2019 November 21 - 23 Comics - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    You guys are very, very good. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend you to anybody else who may have something interesting to sell.
    S. P.,
    Carlisle, United Kingdom
    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
    2019 June 15 - 16 Animation Art - Dallas
    2019 June 15 - 16 Animation Art - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,067,735