Superman Lois Lane Studio Model Shee...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
Auction Preview: Preview items may not have yet been properly described or vetted, and items are posted as soon as they have a description or a picture. We are continuing to add and correct information as we approach the auction posting date, so check back here often and Contact us with any comments or suggestions.
DescriptionSuperman Lois Lane Studio Model Sheet (Max Fleischer, 1941). Brash, outspoken, and prone to take dangerous chances, Daily Planet reporter Lois Lane seemed to be forever in need of rescue by Superman in the series of animated shorts produced in the 1940s. Here she is, in an early studio-used model sheet print, dated June, 1941 (the first short, Superman, was released on 9/26/1941). There are seventeen images of Lois, some fully realized, others in block and line form, plus one image each of Superman and Clark Kent, shown for size comparison. Model sheets like this were printed in very limited number for use by animators, and were never meant to be taken from the studio, making them rare and desirable today; having one from the Fleischer Studios' Superman series makes them even more sought-after by collectors. This sheet is matted with an opening of 17" x 12.25" and framed using Plexiglas for an overall size of 25.25" x 23.5" x 1.25". Frame is sold as-is. Slight vertical fold crease. Very Good condition.
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.