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    Steamboat Willie Production Drawing Animation Original Art (Walt Disney, 1928). Walt Disney's first sound cartoon was also the one that helped introduced the studio's most famous creation -- Mickey Mouse. Although two earlier Mickey cartoons had been produced as silents, they were both held back from general release in favor of Steamboat Willie, and then retrofitted with soundtracks. This production drawing, showing the boat's smokestacks distorting as they blow rings, also shows numbered positions for the characters. The art is done on 12" x 9.5" two-hole paper, with the number 10 written by hand in the bottom right corner. On the back of the sheet, the number 27 is stamped in light purple ink, in the upper right corner. A certificate of authenticity from Gallery Lainzberg is included. In Excellent condition.

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    February, 2008
    28th-29th Thursday-Friday
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