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    Willie Whopper Sketch by Grim Natwick (Ub Iwerks/MGM, 1934). Ub Iwerks created several cartoon series for producer Pat Powers, including Willie Whopper. This rotund little boy who liked to tell "whoppers" was Iwerks' second series, and was distributed by MGM. This is an extremely rare and historic sketch of Willie by legendary animator Grim Natwick; he signed the art, "Yours Truly, Willie Whopper -- Hollywood 1934" with his own name below. Graphite on 13" x 16" paper; staining and edge tears away from the image. Good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    20th-24th Wednesday-Sunday
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