Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Terry-Toons Stock Poster (20th Century Fox, 1944). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Animator Paul Terry produced cartoons from 1916-1968. Terry-Toons is best known for characters like Mighty Mouse, Tom Terrific, and for being the first studio to use the cel method of creating animation. Terry also launched the careers of famous animators like Dan Gordon (creator of "The Flintstones"), Joe Barbera (co-founder of Hanna-Barbera) and Ralph Bakshi ("The Lord of the Rings"). Uninterested in innovation or feature films, Terry-Toons produced low-budget cartoon shorts that allowed theater owners to save money while being assured of reliably funny, inoffensive cartoons featuring cuddly animals. This stock poster with many of the studio's adorable characters was overprinted for the 1944 release "Gandy Goose in Ghost Town." It has some edge tears without paper loss, minor fold and cross-fold separation without paper loss, and a bit of soiling in the margins. The colorful characters are bright and adorable. A great World War II-era poster for the animation fan. Fine+.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2006
    26th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,040

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 March 27 - 28 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #162049 spotlights


    La Dolce Vita (Pathé Consortium, 1960). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. French Petite
    BID NOW


    Poppy (Paramount, 1936). Very Fine. Window Card
    BID NOW


    You Only Live Twice (United Artists, 1967). Fine/Very Fine on Paper. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    The Phantom of the West (Mascot, 1931). Rolled, Very Fine-. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Ladies of the Chorus (Columbia, 1948). Fine/Very Fine. Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    Tarzan and the Leopard Woman (RKO, 1946). Very Fine-. Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    An American in Paris (MGM, 1951). Very Fine. Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    Niagara (20th Century Fox, 1953). Rolled, Fine+. Half Sheet
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search