THE PEARLY BAND PRODUCTION CEL WALT DISNEY STUDIOS MIXED MEDIA ON PEG HOLE PAPER, 1964. Original hand-painted preliminary production background on peg hole paper from "Mary Poppins, " 1964, Walt Disney Studios; Production number lower right; Unframed. Even though the sound of it is something quite atrocious. "Mary Poppins, " 1964 was a musical fantasy feature film produced by Walt Disney Productions and was loosely based on P. Travers' book series of the same name.
The film was directed by Robert Stevenson, with screenplay by Bill Walsh and Don DaGradi. "Mary Poppins" combined live-action with animation and stared Julie Andrews in the role of Mary Poppins; a practically perfect nanny who visited a dysfunctional family in London and employed a variety of techniques to improve the family's dynamic. Dick Van Dyke was brilliant in the supporting role of Bert. "Mary Poppins" was released on August 27, 1964 to universal acclaim; receiving a total of 13 Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture. The film won five: Best Actress for Andrews, Best Film Editing, Best Original Music Score, Best Visual Effects, and Best Original Song for Chim Chim Cher-ee.The popular success of the film in undoubtedly due to wonderful songs, that were written by the brilliant team of the Sherman Brothers. This is an extremely rare original hand-painted preliminary production background from "Mary Poppins, " 1964. The background was created for the mixed live action and animation sequences involving Mary Poppins, Bert, and the Banks children as they enter and explore Bert's sidewalk chalk drawings. This background is very similar to others that were used for the "Jolly Holiday" musical performance. A very detailed and beautiful work of art from one of the greatest Walt Disney films, and a wonderful addition to any animation art collection! Measurements: Size - Background Image: 10 x 16", Sheet 12 1/2 x 16". Condition: See pictures below of the actual background, which is in excellent overall condition as shown by the pictures below! All items we sell are from a smoke-free/mold-free home/workplace and are in excellent condition unless otherwise noted. I own every work pictured for sale and I stand behind every item. Please follow/bookmark me as a favorite and keep checking back for more items for sale in the coming weeks. For now, please check out my other Drawings and Cels and other original modern and contemporary artwork for sale! The item "1964 RARE WALT DISNEY MARY POPPINS ORIGINAL PRODUCTION ANIMATION BACKGROUND CEL" is in sale since Thursday, June 21, 2018.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Animation Art & Characters\Animation Art\Production Art". The seller is "shadowline" and is located in Durham, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.