Lot #626
Frank Zappa: Bruce Bickford's Claymation Figures and Body Parts

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Estimate: $1000+


Variety of original sculpted stop animation puppets of Frank Zappa by award-winning animator Bruce Bickford and featured in three of Zappa’s films: Baby Snakes, The Dub Room Special, and A Token of His Extreme. The group consists of anatomical parts like hands, arms, and torsos, and several figures of Zappa, which show the musician shirtless and wearing red pants. The largest figure measures 6.5″ in length. Includes a DVD of Baby Snakes. In overall fine condition.

Provenance: Julien's Auctions, Icons & Idols: Rock n' Roll 2016, Featuring Property from the Estate of Frank Zappa, November 2016.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Art and Literature
  • Dates: #610 - Ended June 16, 2021