PINOCCHIO PRODUCTION WATERCOLOR BACKGROUND SETUP FROM THE 1940 DISNEY FEATURE. HAND PAINTED AND INKED AND TRIMMED-TO-FIGURE CEL OF JIMINY CRICKET, PLACED ON A GORGEOUS, KEY MATCHING, HAND-PAINTED 12fld WATERCOLORED PRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF AN INTRIQUITELY CARVED SHELF IN GEPPETTO'S TOYSHIP, FILLED WITH A FIGURINE OF A VICTORIAN WOMAN IN A BEAUTIFUL DRESS WITH A HUGE BUSTLE, AN OIL LAMP, DECORATIVE PLATE AND A HAND-CARVED LEADED GLASS JAR.
THE CEL WAS TRIMMED-TO-FIGURE BY THE STUDIO, AND ADHERED TO ITS BEAUTIFULLY HAND-PAINTED KEY MATCHING WATERCOLORED PRODUCTION BACKGROUND, WHICH HAS ITS ORIGINAL STUDIO STAMP AND NOTATION "MB-4 PARDON ME" ON THE BACK, AND "Seq 1-1, Sc 6.2" ON THE BOTTOM MARGIN. ONE OF THE FUNNIEST SCENES IN THE ENTIRE FILM! AND YES, I KNOW I'VE PRICED IT QUITE HIGH-- BUT IT IS ABSOLUTELY THE TOP JIMINY SETUP IN THE ENTIRE FILM ON ONE OF THE MOST GORGEOUSLY PAINTED WATERCOLOR BACKGROUNDS-- AND EVEN THE SIMILAR COURVOISIER SETUPS ARE SO POPULAR THEY GO FOR TOP DOLLAR AS WELL. I PAID HIGH FOR IT, SO IF YOU WANT IT, YOU'LL HAVE TO DO THE SAME IN TODAY'S DOLLARS.
This Original, Hand-Painted Key Matching Production Background Setup has been stored in our Light Controlled/ Temperature Controlled Gallery for the last several decades, and. Is still in Pristine MINT condition, with its Original, Lustrous, completely UNfaded Pastel colors.
Custome Double-Matted and Framed in a Heavy, Antique Gold Trimmed, Black Lacquer Finished Wooden frame, Ready to hang in your Office or Home. In addition to Limited Edition Cels, Sericels, and Production Cels, we also have a vast inventory of Cels on Production Backgrounds-- both Key (Matching) setups, and Wonderful "Marriages" not Key, but work really well together! We carry setups from Disney, Bluth, Bakshi, Fleischer, Filmation, Nest, Rich and Heavy Metal Studios.
We also carry fantasy and science fiction and dinosaur action figures, figurines, sculptures and toys-- as well as related magazines and other collectibles. (don't forget the "Ltd" if searching).