Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    An American Tail: Fievel Goes West Fievel Production Cel and Master Painted Production Background Setup (Universal, 1992). "Cause they are no cats in America!" This animated feature film, produced in cooperation with Stephen Spielberg, was directed by Don Bluth and starred little Fievel Mousekewitz. It was the largest box office return for a non-Disney animated feature film at the time. In 1992, Universal Studios hosted an auction in New York City featuring original artwork from this film, The Land Before Time and Fievel Goes West with proceeds to benefit the Reading Is Fundamental charity. This is the one-of-a-kind hand-painted cel and background of Fievel and his sister Tanya that graced the auction catalog cover. Easily one of the rarest Don Bluth/American Tail pieces we have seen, it bears a studio seal, and comes complete with a COA on back of the frame. The frame measures 23" x 20" with a mat opening of 15" x 12". Condition is Very Good. Frame is sold as-is.

    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    November
    25th Monday
    Auction Dates
    December
    13th-15th Friday-Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    2 Days
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 36
    Auction Type
    Signature®:  Heritage Live®:After Internet bidding closes, live bidding will take place through www.HA.com/Live. Your secret maximum bid placed prior to the live event will compete against the live bids. To maximize your chances of winning, enter realistic secret maximum bids on our site. Many of our proxy bidders are successful at winning lots in these auctions, and usually below their secret maximum. You can also place last minute bids directly with us by e-mailing Bid@HA.com or calling 1-866-835-3243. (Important note: Due to software and Internet latency, live bids may not register in time, so enter realistic proxy bids.)

    Signature® Floor Sessions
    Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session. During the live auction event, bidding in person is encouraged, and Heritage Live includes streaming audio and often video during the event.

    Track Item