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    Merrie Melodies (Warner Brothers, 1941-42). Stock One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Warner Brothers animation department, which was run by Leon Schlesinger until 1944, had two very successful series of shorts: the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies cartoons. This delightful design features most of the cast of characters from both series, and an original attached snipe for Double Chaser. Making this particular poster extra desirable is the early looks of both Bugs Bunny and Elmer Fudd, as well as the appearance of Sniffles the Mouse, created by legendary animator Chuck Jones in 1939. This sheet has a slight bleed-through on the left side from a stamp on the reverse, crossfold separations, and stains in the bottom and right borders. A very attractive example of the best in animation. Fine.


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    July, 2009
    23rd-24th Thursday-Friday
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