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    Quartet Film/Art Babbitt Films for Television/Hanna-Barbera Ad Awards Group of 11 (Art Babbitt Estate, c. 1960s-'70s). Some of Art Babbitt's greatest work was done at Quartet films, Art Babbitt Films for Television, and Hanna-Barbera's Commercial Division. This is a collection of eleven framed certificate and wood plaque awards for his work in animated television advertising. The lot includes two framed Citation for Merit from the Society of Illustrators 16th National Exhibition; US Television Commercial Festival 1973 Creative Excellence wood plaque for the "Fresh Look" Campaign; an Advertising Age Annual Advertising Awards in Television plaque for his famous 1968 "First National Nibbledebucks" campaign; a 17th Annual Western Exhibition of Advertising and Editorial Art Certificate of Merit wood plaque for Cheerios (done with Stan Freberg and Chris Jenkyns); an American TV Commercials Festival Award Plaque for a 1961 Heinz campaign; a Silver Award Plaque for the 2nd Annual Communicating Art Guild Show; an Award of Excellence given by the 7th Annual Exhibition of Communication Art for General Mills; a wood plaque with advertising highlights for the year 1963/64; and finally, an 8" x 10" paper certificate for 1961 Annual Higby Memorial Award for Art Babbitt's voluntary contribution by Tuberculosis and Health Association of California. All items show wear and age. Condition is Good. All Frames are sold as-is. From the Art Babbitt Archives.

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