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    Walt Kelly - Walt Disney's Comics and Stories #123 Cover Original (Dell, 1950). Leave it to Donald Duck to turn a simple everyday activity like ironing into a marathon of misfortune! Walt Kelly graces us with his scintillating presence on this cover for Walt Disney's Comics and Stories #123, as Donald has a little trouble with a home appliance. In the mid-1930s Kelly moved to Hollywood and became an animator for Walt Disney Studios, working among others on "Dumbo," "Snow White," "The Reluctant Dragon," and "Fantasia," which proved to be quite useful in his later Disney work. The art measures 13" x 17.75" and has an 11" x 16" image area. There is some surface discoloration and light staining outside of the image area, otherwise this work is in Very Good condition. The title type and logo header is recent replacement art.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2005
    9th-10th Wednesday-Thursday
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