Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    The Hep Cat Painted Backgrounds Group of 2 (Terrytoons, 1946). The old "Pied Piper" story gets a jazzy twist in this Mighty Mouse cartoon. The short was directed by Mannie Davis, and released on 12/6/46. Here are two original backgrounds from the short, hand-painted in the usual lush Terrytoons style. First piece is noted as 10a in the upper right corner; this can be seen at the :50 mark, when a cornered mouse presses the alarm that will bring Mighty Mouse to save the day. The second painting of an elaborate mouse hole can be found at the 3:23 mark, as mice come out dancing to the piper cat's swingin' tune. Both are 12 field 3-peghole gouache paintings on light board. Minor handling and edge wear; Very Good condition.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2018
    8th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 106

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2019 February 21 - 22 Comics - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage rocks!
    James C.,
    Glendale, CA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 October 12 Illustration Art - Dallas
    2018 October 12 Illustration Art - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,745,893
    2018 September 22 - 23 The Art of Ronald McDonald and Friends - The Setmakers Collection - Signature Auction - Chicago
    2018 September 22 - 23 The Art of Ronald McDonald and Friends - The Setmakers Collection - Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED $147,226