RR Auction Home
Current Auction Is Open For Bidding
Home |Sitemap|Contact Us| Past Auctions  
 How to Bid   Register to Bid   Auctions   Consign   About Us   Featured Lots   Reviews 
Bidder Login
Show Password

New Bidder Registration
Forgot your password?

The Current Auction
Ends March 10th
Sports Auction Preview
Begins Mar 11
Advanced Search
By Item Number
Gallery Search
Past Auction Search
How Do I Bid?
What is BidTracker™?
New Bidder Registration
The 30-Minute Rule
Terms and Conditions
New to RR Auction?
About Us
Register to Bid
Jobs at RR Auction
Press Releases
Consign to RR Auction
How to Consign
2021 Auction Calendar
Jan 13
Jan 21
Feb 10
Feb 18
Mar 10
Mar 25
  View All Dates & Deadlines

Item 7585 - Roger and Jessica Rabbit, Baby Herman, and Entire Cast panorama production cel set-up from Who Framed Roger Rabbit Catalog 548 (May 2019)

Back To Previous Page
(we are no longer accepting bids on this item)
Minimum Bid: $1,000.00
Sold Price: $12,501.25 (includes buyer's premium)


(Walt Disney Studios, 1988) Amazing original production cel set-up featuring Roger and Jessica Rabbit, Baby Herman, and the entire cast of cartoon legends from Who Framed Roger Rabbit, including Mickey Mouse, Bugs Bunny, Betty Boop, Koko the Clown, Dumbo, Daffy Duck, Goofy, Minnie Mouse, Yosemite Sam, Peter and the Wolf, Tweety Bird, Br'er Bear, Clarabelle Cow, Sylvester Cat, Spike the Dog, Foghorn Leghorn, Ferdinand the Bull, the Old Knight, and Reluctant Dragon—thirty characters from different animation studios, marking a once-in-a-lifetime collaboration. The cels are trimmed to image and placed on their airbrushed super panorama background, as prepared by Disney for their 'Art of Who Framed Roger Rabbit' sale at Sotheby's. The amazing total character image measures 38 x 11.5, with a mat opening of 39.5 x 9.5. Matted to an overall size of 47 x 17. The mat bears a blindstamped "The Art of Who Framed Roger Rabbit" auction seal to lower right. In fine condition. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Walt Disney Company. Provenance: The Art of Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Lot #305, Sotheby's, June 28, 1989, where it sold for the princely sum of $33,000.

This is a historically significant piece as it represents a collaboration of multiple competing animation studios—Steven Spielberg convinced Warner Bros., Fleischer Studios, King Features Syndicate, Felix the Cat Productions, Turner Entertainment, and Universal Pictures/Walter Lantz Productions to 'lend' their characters to Disney for the film, which allowed all of these animated icons to appear together for the first time. For example, Disney's Donald Duck and Warner's Daffy Duck appear as equally talented dueling pianists, and Mickey Mouse and Bugs Bunny also share a scene. An absolutely magnificent piece of animation history.

Terms and abbreviations used in our descriptions.


Click image to enlarge Click image to enlarge Click image to enlarge

Important Information

Tips For Consignors


For a complete list of auction beginning and ending dates, check our dates and deadlines page.