Just Mickey/The Haunted House Mickey Mouse Production Cel and Painted Background (Walt Disney, 1929-30) Bid $ 8,000
|The animation art market has been sizzling for the last couple years. In June, it’ll be more heated than ever when three houses will hold major animation art auctions within the span of eight days. Nearly two thousand pieces of animation art and ephemera will be sold at these auctions.|
Heritage Auctions will kick off the frenzy on June 11 and 12 with the largest auction of the bunch, with over 850 lots. On June 13, Bonhams will present “TCM Presents … Drawn to Film”.
On June 18, Van Eaton Galleries presents 700-plus lots of materials in its “Collecting Disney” auction.
Heavenly Puss Tom and Jerry Production Cel Setup and Key Master Production Background (MGM, 1949). Bid $ 1300.
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Snow White and Forest Animals Production Cel Setup and Key Master Background (Walt Disney, 1937). Bid $ 6,500