A Brief History of the Walt Disney Studios

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Van Eaton Galleries is proud to present “A Brief History of the Walt Disney Studios”, an Exhibition and Auction. This one-of-a-kind auction examines the events and individuals that helped build the Walt Disney Studios and theme parks into what we know them as today. This auction contains remarkable artifacts from Walt’s early life, such as a stock certificate for Walt’s animation company “Laugh-O-Gram” Studios, as well as Walt Disney’s personal business card from his time working on the Oswald cartoons. This auction also contains such items as animators’ desks and furniture from the Walt Disney Studios, rare animation artwork from the 1920s up through the Disney Renaissance, original Disneyland props and artifacts, as well as the original brownline that Walt Disney first drew the boundary of Disneyland on. This remarkable auction contains nearly 600 items, and represents almost 100 years of creativity and imagination from the mind of Walt Disney and the employees of the Walt Disney Studios.
All items are sold as is. Contact Van Eaton Galleries for condition reports and shipping information. 18% Buyers Premium for payment by Cash, Cashiers Check, Money Order, or Bank Wire. 21% Buyers premium for payments made by Credit Card, Debit Card, or PayPal.
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Original Production Cel from "Ferdinand the Bull".81 - Original Production Cel from "Ferdinand the Bull".
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original production cel featuring Ferdinand from "Ferdinand the Bull". The cel is accomplished in gouache o...
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Original Production Cel from "Ferdinand the Bull".82 - Original Production Cel from "Ferdinand the Bull".
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original production cel featuring the "Men With Funny Hats" from "Ferdinand the Bull". The cel is...
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Original Production Cel from "Ferdinand the Bull".83 - Original Production Cel from "Ferdinand the Bull".
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original production cel featuring Ferdinand and the Matador (a caricature of Walt Disney) from "Ferdinand the Bu...
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Set of Brayton-Laguna "Ferdinand the Bull" Figurines.84 - Set of Brayton-Laguna "Ferdinand the Bull" Figurines.
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(Brayton-Laguna Pottery, 1938) An incredible collection of 17 ceramic figurines based on Disney's "Ferdinand the Bull" and created by ...
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
 
 
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"Walt Disney's Ferdinand the Bull" First Edition.85 - "Walt Disney's Ferdinand the Bull" First Edition.
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(Whitman, 1938) A rare first edition of "Walt Disney's Ferdinand the Bull" by Whitman Publishing. This 31-page book features imagery ...
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"Ferdinand the Bull" Toy Candy Container.86 - "Ferdinand the Bull" Toy Candy Container.
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(c.1938) An incredibly rare candy container featuring Ferdinand the Bull. The container still retains its original candy and wrapping and measures 4.5
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"Ferdinand the Bull" Bank with Key.87 - "Ferdinand the Bull" Bank with Key.
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(Crown Toy Co., c.1938) A very rare toy bank based on Ferdinand the Bull. The hand-painted vinyl bank has a working key and lock mechanisms. This figu
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"Ferdinand the Bull" Matador Figure by Zaccagnini.88 - "Ferdinand the Bull" Matador Figure by Zaccagnini.
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(Zaccagnini, c.1947) An extremely rare and beautifully painted ceramic figurine of the Matador from "Ferdinand the Bull". This figure was ...
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Original Storyboard from "Merbabies".89 - Original Storyboard from "Merbabies".
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original storyboard drawing from "Merbabies" accomplished in graphite and colored pencil on animation paper...
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Original Storyboard from "Merbabies".90 - Original Storyboard from "Merbabies".
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original storyboard drawing from "Merbabies" accomplished in graphite and colored pencil on animation paper...
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"Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Production Drawing.91 - "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Production Drawing.
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original production drawing featuring WC Fields from "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" accomplished in graphite...
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Laurel & Hardy "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Drawings.92 - Laurel & Hardy "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Drawings.
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) A pair of original production drawings featuring Laurel and Hardy from "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood". The draw...
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"Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Oliver Hardy Cel.93 - "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Oliver Hardy Cel.
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original hand-painted animation cel from the short "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood". The cel is displayed over...
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Layout Drawing from "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood".94 - Layout Drawing from "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood".
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original layout drawing featuring Spencer Tracy and Freddie Bartholomew from "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood"....
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"Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Production Drawing.95 - "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Production Drawing.
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original production drawing featuring Ned Sparks as the Court Jester from "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood". Th...
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"Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Production Drawing.96 - "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Production Drawing.
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original production drawing featuring Hugh Herbert as the King from "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood". The draw...
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"Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Production Drawing.97 - "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Production Drawing.
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original production drawing featuring Wallace Beery from "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood". The drawing is acco...
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"Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Production Drawing.98 - "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood" Production Drawing.
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original production drawing featuring Charles Laughton from "Mother Goose Goes Hollywood". The drawing is a...
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Mickey Mouse Dental Certificate.99 - Mickey Mouse Dental Certificate.
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(American Dental Association, 1930s) A rare certificate created in partnership between Disney and the American Dental Association, to promote good den
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Production Drawing from "Mickey's Trailer".100 - Production Drawing from "Mickey's Trailer".
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1938) An original production drawing featuring Mickey Mouse from "Mickey's Trailer." The drawing is accomplished...
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