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Lot #531
Mickey Mouse drawing from Steamboat Willie

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Estimate: $1500+
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(Walt Disney Studios, 1928) Sought-after original drawing of Mickey Mouse from Steamboat Willie, which show the iconic mouse's head, body, and arms with percussion mallets. Accomplished in graphite on 10.5 x 8 animation paper marked in the upper right, "67." Image measures 6.5 x 2.5. Impressively multi-matted to an overall size of 18 x 15.5. In fine condition. During a wonderful musical sequence in Steamboat Willie, Mickey cheerfully opens a bull's mouth to play percussion on the oversized teeth. A remarkably early and desirable production drawing from the debut of Mickey Mouse, and the first Disney cartoon to feature synchronized sound.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #576 - Ended February 05, 2020