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    Wild and Woolfy "Red" Production Cel (MGM, 1945). "I want to hear the call of the whippoorwill. I want to hear the coyote whine..." sings Cowgirl Red in this Tex Avery-directed short. This film begins with Joe Wolf at the "Rig-A-Mortis Saloon" watching Red sing her "Texas Plains" number onstage. This is an incredible hand-inked, hand-painted production cel of Cowgirl Red (played by Red Hot). Great full figure image stands 7" tall. This is one of the few shorts in which Tex Avery provided the voice for Droopy, in place of Bill Thompson. The short was released on 11/3/45. An extremely rare cel! Matted with a mat opening of 9" x 11". In Fine condition.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2017
    1st-2nd Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 17
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
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