Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    McDonald's Playland Design Drawings Original Art Group of 12 (McDonald's/Setmakers, 1971/72). The custom-designed rides and playground equipment based on McDonald's characters is what set their Playlands apart from the average playground. This lot contains 12 original hand-rendered graphite designs of these unique playground attractions. Characters featured include Gremlins (previously Gobblins), Filet-O-Fish, Apple Pie Trees, hamburgers, and Captain Crook's boat. Some reference sculpting details while others advise on construction, decoration and materials. It's an incredible compendium of original hand-drawn plans for custom items which changed McDonald's landscape for decades. All are dated between 1971 and 1972 and are rendered on 19" x 24" vellum. They show handling and edge wear, and age; otherwise, condition is Very Good.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2018
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 14
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 374

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Jerry Weist's Comic Art Price Guide 2011
    Want to know more about this artist? Dates, history, background, and value ranges are covered in the comprehensive new guide. Order Now!
    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2019 November 21 - 23 Comics - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Working with Barry Sandoval - his communication skills and thoroughness are outstanding.
    Peter K.,
    Aberdeen, SD
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 April 23 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 April 23 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,477,033
    2019 June 15 - 16 Animation Art - Dallas
    2019 June 15 - 16 Animation Art - Dallas
    REALIZED $2,067,735