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    Walt Kelly - Mother Goose and Nursery Rhyme Comics #59 Inside Front Cover Original Art (Dell, 1944). In 1941, when Walt Kelly left the Walt Disney Studios to concentrate on comic books, he brought a wealth of talent and experience that he got first-hand working as a story man and animator on such classics as "Pinocchio," "Dumbo," and "Fantasia". His beautifully gentle output for Dell Comics included work for Animal Comics, Fairy Tale Parade and this lovely inside front cover for Mother Goose and Nursery Rhyme Comics #59, which was printed in two colors. This enchanting offering cameos Old Mother Goose, and Merry King Cole in a nursery rhyming one-pager. The art measures 14.25" x 21" with a 12.5" x 18.5" image area and is in Excellent condition. Includes a copy of Mother Goose and Nursery Rhyme Comics #59. A resplendent rendering by Kelly, worthy of a king - bid now!

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    February, 2005
    9th-10th Wednesday-Thursday
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