Thursday, July 17, 2014

Courvoisier Cel Set-Ups

These Courvoisier cel set-ups were among those sold this past July 1st at the 2014 Heritage Animation Art Signature Auction. They're all original hand-inked and hand-painted cels from the 1937 production of Snow White.

This Old Hag cel is combined with a separate cel featuring the rain effect, and both are placed against a hand-painted Courvoisier background. The Witch is 5" tall while the tree branch measures 8". Matted and framed to 16.5" x 16".  It sold for $5,825.63.




Evil Queen holding heart box, cel on custom background. She stands 7" tall, matted and framed to an overall 20" x 19.75". Sold for $11,352.50.




Snow White cel on detailed hand-painted background. Princess measures 6.5" tall, matted and framed to 16.5" x 15.5". Sold for $8,365.00.




Snow White with Bluebird cel, hand-painted vines on the background. This scene was animated in part by the late Marc Davis. Cel measures 6" x 5", matted and framed to 16.5" x 18.5". Sold for $7,767.50.




Seven Dwarfs cel placed over an airbrushed wood veneer Courvoisier background. Image area of 5.5" x 7.5". Sold for $8,066.25.





Raccoons production cel over a hand-painted background. Raccoons are 2" high, image area of 5.5" x 5.5". Mat reads "Raccoons." Framed to an overall 13" x 14". Sold for $717.00.




Dance sequence includes Snow White, Dopey, Sneezy, Sleepy, Doc, and Bashful on an airbrushed Courvoisier wood veneer background. Image area 10" x 13", matted and framed to 27" x 25". The cream mat reads "Snow White and the Dwarfs.". Sold for $8,962.50.


Images via Heritage Auctions.


See more Courvoisier cel set-ups in other earlier Archive entries.

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