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    Mary Poppins Preliminary/Prototype Poster and Book Group of 3 (Walt Disney, 1964). Walt Disney's feature film Mary Poppins was based on the series of children's books written by P.L. Travers. The film was nominated for a whopping 13 Academy Awards, taking home five Oscars including Julie Andrews for Best Actress, the Sherman Brothers for Best Song ("Chim Chim Cher-ee"), and Peter Ellenshaw for Best Visual Effects. In this lot are three very rare items from the Walt Disney Studios. The first item is an original painting and mock-up/prototype for a movie poster. The piece was rendered in gouache with hand-cut lettering. The artwork measures 17" x 31" with an image area of 15" x 26.5". The poster artwork comes with a mat that is not attached to the piece. The second item is a mock-up of a Mary Poppins book. The hard-cover book's text is in French with the photos affixed to the sheets of this 80-page book. The third item is a soft-cover booklet that tells the Mary Poppins story. The inside back cover lists the cast and crew credits. Normal handling with edge wear and age-related toning. The book cover has tears. Otherwise, Good condition. From the Lee Reem Collection.

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