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DescriptionSealab 2020 Presentation Cel and Color Model (Hanna-Barbera, 1972). Offered in this lot is a presentation cel and color model from the 1972 television series Sealab 2020. The series was about the crew of an underwater laboratory studying the undersea environment and helping out sea creatures in need. The presentation cel was hand-painted on 16 field acetate and paired with a hand-painted background from the animated sequence in 1968s The New Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Both are Hanna-Barbera productions. The second piece is a color model from Sealab 2020. Hand-painted on 12 field acetate and paired with a color card for presentation. The model sheet shows the characters, Gail Adams, Hal Bryant, Mrs. Thomas, and Ed Thomas. In visual arts, a model sheet, is a document used to help standardize the appearance, poses, and gestures of a character. Model sheets are required when multiple artists are involved in the production, to help maintain continuity in characters from scene to scene. Model sheets are a real prize for discerning collectors of the medium. Overall condition is Very Good.
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