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    The Rescuers Painted Color Key Background (Walt Disney, 1977). Here is a one-of-a-kind hand-painted Color Key background with a line test overlay of the office of Albatross Air Charter Service. There is amazing detail on this concept art piece. This watercolor painting is attributed to background artist James Coleman and provides a rare look into the early development work on this film. You can see the scene this was the concept for around the 19:14 mark in the film. The painting is on a trimmed sheet of 3-peghole watercolor board that measures approximately 7" x 10" and is marked "2519 .005 Sc 30 15 Brown nor." The line test overlay measures 6" x 9". The piece is in a 12" x 14" mat with an opening of 5.5" x 7.5". Minor handling wear. otherwise condition is Very Good.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2019
    15th-16th Saturday-Sunday
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