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    Swing Shift Cinderella Animation Drawings Sequence of 5 (MGM, 1945). "Oh Wolfie, oh Wolfie... ain't you the one!" sings Swing Shift Cinderella, aka Red Hot, in this incredibly funny Tex Avery-directed cartoon. This very famous short featured animation by the great Preston Blair, brother-in-law to Disney artist Mary Blair. While some animators used models or Rotoscoping when drawing people in motion, Preston did this all from his creative noggin. This sequence of five original 12 field 3-peghole animation drawings show the "fairy tale fireball" as she sings the line "...ain't you the one." You can find it in the cartoon online at the 5:11 mark. That first drawing is noted as 602 in the bottom right corner. Other drawings in this sequence are numbered 606, 608, 610, and 612. Art is in graphite, the first with a brown pencil underdrawing. Figure sizes average 8". Gentlemen, try to control your urge to "wolf whistle" when you see these! Wow! Minor handling wear. Very Good condition.

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