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    Peanuts A Charlie Brown Christmas Charlie Brown Book Illustration(Bill Melendez, 1965). An original children's book illustration inspired by what is arguably the single most beloved television Christmas Special ever made is offered in this lot. A Charlie Brown Christmas has run on TV every year since it debuted in 1965 and its success paved the way for a series of Charles Schulz-written Peanuts holiday specials and films. Its jazz soundtrack also achieved commercial success, and live theatrical versions of A Charlie Brown Christmas have been staged around the world. This drawing is based on the pivotal scene in the animated special when Charlie Brown explains why it is a great little tree. The image measures approximately 3.5" tall on 12 field animation paper and is signed by Bill Melendez, the show's director. It is in a frame of 21.5" x 18.5" with an aperture of 12" x 9". Included is a Letter of Authenticity issued by Linda Jones Enterprises. Condition is Fine. Frame is sold as-is.


    More Information: EDIT- This drawing was created for a children's book illustration based an the animated TV special.


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