PROFILES IN HISTORY - 1637 LOTS!Hollywood Memorabilia Auction 44 May 14 - 15, 2011

May Auction catalog #44 features many amazing costumes and props from Hollywood's most beloved films and television shows. In addition, there is incredible offering of original art and animation material. The sale features original production drawings, maquettes, posters, animation cels and backgrounds and conceptual artwork from the earliest animated shorts through modern feature films including some of Walt Disney's most beloved movies. Star Trek, STAR WARS, Aliens, Marilyn Monroe, Sci-Fi, Horror and much more! This item has no stains, tears, missing pages or writing in it.

Day one highlights include:

· An historic handwritten letter by Walt Disney urging the creator of Mickey Mouse, Ub Iwerks, to move to California and become his chief animator

· A collection of Mary Blair original conceptual paintings for The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad , Alice in Wonderland , Cinderella , “It’s a Small World” ride, Melody Time, Peter Pan and Song of the South

· Herbert Ryman preliminary study for Tokyo Disneyland, signed and dated

· Rare set of 7 Courvoisier production setups of Dwarfs from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

· Original production cel of the Evil Queen from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
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