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    Tarzan Book Background and Spot Illustration Art and Production Materials Group of 12 (Walt Disney/Grolier, c. 2000). Group of art and production materials for a proposed Young Tarzan book project, very similar in nature to Tarzan and the Jungle Games (2001). Included: a lushly painted waterfall background, gouache and ink on skimmed illustration board, image size 18" x 15.25"; inked illustration of Terk and Tantor on paper (with penciled preliminary drawing on onionskin paper taped on), image size 6" x 7", and young Tarzan, image 8" x 4.5" (has graphite drawing and print taped on) plus two tropical birds in ink on paper, image size 6.5" x 4"; a preliminary graphite and blue pencil drawing of the waterfall on 16 field animation paper; a composite print of that waterfall drawing with added figures and logo; a keyline acetate overlay; prelim correction drawing of two gorillas, in graphite with red and blue pencil on onionskin, image size 7.5" x 8.5" plus finished ink drawing on paper; a Chroma key reduction print of the waterfall with added correction note and taped-on smaller print with characters; and a black and white print. Good to Fine condition.

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    April, 2019
    28th Sunday
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
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