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    Ward Kimball - Original Animation Art Model Sheet for Max Hare from Tortoise and the Hare (Disney, 1935). This splendid piece features the boisterous and over-confident Max Hare, AKA the Blue Streak, from the Disney short "The Tortoise and the Hare". For years there has been speculation that Max might have been a prototype or at least an inspiration for Bugs Bunny. The common factor is that Chuck Thorsen, an early animator, designed Max and also an embryonic Bugs. Whatever the facts are, this is still a beautiful piece of early Disneyana that will be sure to thrill any lover of animation. This piece is framed and matted and the image area measures 9.5" x 12".

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2004
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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