MEDIUM: Hand Painted Original Production Cel
PRODUCTION: Wonderful World of Color, 1960s-1970s
IMAGE SIZE: 12.5" x 16"
CHARACTER SIZE: 3" x 5"
ABOUT THE IMAGE: This full-figure hand-painted animation cel of Donald Duck with a paint brush was created in the Disney Ink and Paint Department and photographed during the making of an animated show on Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1961-1969) or The Wonderful World of Disney (1969-1979). Donald made regular appearances on the famous weekly television show in new animation, often in conjunction with the showing of excerpts from his theatrical cartoons. Studio designation "155" is handwritten at lower right to mark this cel's place in the scene.
ABOUT THE MEDIUM: Original Production Cels are one-of-a-kind pieces of art that were used in the creation of an animated film or television show. Each has been hand-painted by studio artists on a piece of celluloid acetate and has been photographed over a background painting to create a frame of the finished production.